Carsten Liske Takes Over as Chiron Group CEO
Liske is leading the operations department, which encompasses the global service, production, logistics, procurement and quality management divisions.
Carsten Liske took over as chief executive officer of Chiron Group SE effective March 1, 2021. The company says this rounds out the senior management team at its headquarters in Tuttlingen, Germany.
“In Carsten Liske, our corporate group has appointed a highly competent CEO with more than 20 years’ experience in the international capital goods sector,” says Dr. Armin Schmiedeberg, chairman of the board of directors.
At Chiron Group SE, Liske will be leading the operations department, which encompasses the global service, production, logistics, procurement and quality management divisions. He will also be responsible for the overseas subsidiaries Chiron Taicang, Chiron America, Chiron Mexico and Chiron India.
Liske began his career with the ABB Group in Zurich and Unaxis in Liechtenstein. In 2006, he took over as chief operating officer of Oerlikon Esec in Cham, Switzerland. In 2009, he moved to Rieter AG in Winterthur where he held various leadership positions. From 2011 to 2013, he managed global operations and served as general manager of Rieter in China. In 2015, as manager of the after sales division, he was appointed to the group executive committee of Rieter Holding AG. His last position at Rieter was as head of its largest division, machines and systems.