From 2003 to 2006, he was Chief Financial Officer of the Feintool Group. Previously, Reto Welte was Chief Financial Officer of the Gretag Imaging Group and co.don AG in Berlin. From 1991 to 2000, he held various executive management positions in the financial sector at Alstom and, among others, headed the medium-voltage technology business unit as its managing director.
Reto Welte is on the Board of Directors of Pfister Arco Holding AG. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Datwyler Cabling Solutions AG, an affiliate of the listed Datwyler Holding AG. He holds a licentiate degree in business administration from the University of St. Gallen.