Martina Merz

Chief Executive Officer

Martina Merz

Born 1963, Studied Engineering / Manufacturing Technology at Stuttgart vocational academy (today: DHBW Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University)

Corporate Functions und Services

  • Communications
  • Internal Auditing
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Transformation & Portfolio Development

Responsible for the region Greater China.

Automotive Technology, Plant Technology and the Executive Board Chairman of Elevator Technology report directly to Martina Merz.


1985-2002 different Management positionens at Robert Bosch GmbH

2002-2005 Executive Vice President Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. KG

2005-2012 Executive Vice President Robert Bosch GmbH

2012-2015 CEO Chassis Brakes International

Since 2015 independent Business Consultant (Lufthansa AG, SAF-Holland, Imerys and Volvo AB)

01.02.2019 elected as Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of thyssenkrupp AG

Since October 1, 2019 CEO thyssenkrupp AG