Dr. Eric Schweitzer

Chief Executive Officer (CEO), ALBA Group plc & Co. KG

Dr. Eric Schweitzer - Vorstandsvorsitzender der ALBA Group plc & Co. KG - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Date of Birth: July 24, 1965 (Ipoh, Malaysia)


1984 - 1987
Business Administration program, Free University Berlin

Doctorate degree, FU Berlin

1990 - 1993
Member of the Board of Managers, ALBA AG responsible for development and activities in the new German States (Neue Bundesländer)

Since 1993
Member of the Board, ALBA Group Management Company (since January 2011 ALBA Group plc & Co. KG); since October 2011 CEO of ALBA Group plc & Co. KG

1994 - 2006
Member of the Advisory Board, BDE (Federation of the German Waste Management Industry); 2003 - 2006 BDE Vice-President

1999 - 2003
FEAD Vice-President (European Federation of Waste Management and Environmental Services)

2004 - 2016
President of IHK Berlin (Berlin Chamber of Commerce and Industry)

June 2010 - June 2013
Member of Rat für Nachhaltige Entwicklung (Council for Sustainable Development)

Since March 2013
President of the DIHK (Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag, the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry)

More mandates

since 2011

Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Friede-Springer-Stiftung (Friede-Springer Foundation)

from 1 Januar 2017 on

Member of the Foundation Council of Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung (Carl-Zeiss Foundation)