This will strengthen Datwyler's focus on sustainability and operational excellence, which improves performance and efficiency in all dimensions of sustainability – economic, environmental and social. In addition to the sustainability function, the new Executive Management function is also responsible for heading the uniform global production system and the global quality systems and processes at Datwyler.
As head of the new Sustainability and Operational Excellence function (Chief Sustainability Officer, CSO) and as a member of Executive Management, the Datwyler Board of Directors has appointed Sabrina Gérard. The 54-year-old Belgian has been with Datwyler since 2010, most recently as Head of Sustainability and Agility. Sabrina Gérard has many years of management experience in international industrial companies. She holds a Master in Biochemical Engineering from the University KU Leuven in Belgium.