Board of Directors

Thomas Glanzmann

Born 1958 - Switzerland

Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee
Chairman of the Audit Committee

Thomas Glanzmann, Member of the Board


Thomas Glanzmann joined the Sulzer Board of Directors in 2012. Previously, he was CEO and President of the Swedish company Gambro (2006 to 2011) and CEO and Managing Director of HemoCue, also in Sweden (2005 to 2006). From 2004 to 2005, he served as Senior Advisor to the Executive Chairman and as a Managing Director of the World Economic Forum, Switzerland. From 1988 to 2004, he held various positions with Baxter including Senior Vice President of Baxter Healthcare Corporation, USA (1999 to 2004), and President of Baxter Bioscience, USA (1998 to 2004) as well as CEO of Immuno International, Austria (1996 to 1998).

Binding interests

  • Member of the Board, Grifols SA, Spain    

Educational background

  • MBA, IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • BA in Political Science, Dartmouth College, USA
  • Board of Directors Certification, UCLA Anderson School of Management, USA