Gordon Riske

  • Position: Board member
  • Born: 1957
  • Education: MBA programme at GSBA, Zurich, Switzerland, in collaboration with the State University of New York, U.S., and BBA, Oekreal School of Business, Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Nationality: American / German
  • Elected since: 2020
  • External memberships: Member of the Executive Board for the non-profit Hertie-Stiftung gGmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, and a Non-Executive Director at Weichai Power Co., Ltd., Weifang, China.
  • Principal work experience and other information: Chief Executive Officer of KION Group AG*, Germany. Chairman of the Management Board of Linde Material Handling GmbH, Germany, Chairman of the Management Board of Deutz AG, Germany, Managing Director of KUKA Roboter GmbH, Germany, and management positions at KUKA Schwei├čanlagen & Roboter GmbH, Germany and KUKA Welding Systems & Robot Corporation, U.S.

Independence

  • To Atlas Copco and its management: Yes
  • To major shareholders: Yes