LafargeHolcim has announced that Martin Kriegner, currently Area Manager Central Europe, will be appointed Head of India, effective as of 1 March 2016. He will be succeeding Bernard Terver, who has chosen to retire, and will report to Eric Olsen, Group CEO.
Martin joined LafargeHolcim in 1990, and has already held several senior leadership positions in the Group, including CFO and CEO of Group operations in Austria, as well as Head of Lafarge India and Regional President Cement for Asia. An Austrian national, Martin has a Doctorate in Law from Vienna University, and obtained an MBA at the University of Economics in Vienna.
Bernard Terver joined the Group in 1994 and became a member of the Senior Management in 2012. He was appointed Head of India at LafargeHolcim following the merger. The Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of LafargeHolcim thank Bernard Terver for his valuable contribution to the success of the Group over more than 20 years including the successful positioning of Ambuja Cements and ACC.
Adapted from press release by Rebecca Bowden
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