Board of Directors
Member of the Audit Committee
Gerhard Roiss (born 1952, Austria) joined the Sulzer Board of Directors in 2015. He served as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board of OMV AG (2011 – 2015). During more than two decades, he has held a variety of leadership positions within OMV AG. Among other functions, he has led the Refining and Marketing division (2002 – 2011), the Exploration and Production division (2000 – 2002), and the Chemicals and Plastics division (1997 – 2002). He was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Petrol Ofisi A.S., Istanbul, Turkey (2010 – 2015), Chairman of the Supervisory Board of OMV Petrom S.A., Bucharest, Romania (2011 – 2015), and Chairman / Vice Chairman of the Board of Borealis AG, Vienna, Austria (1997 – 2011).
- PhD in Economics, Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria