Markus is an economist. Comes with an experience of 36 years in varied business sectors. He started his career as an auditor and consultant while working in the United States and Switzerland. Markus held some key positions in the managerial and administrative functions around the world in Food, Consulting and Construction.
He was with Holcim Group for over 16 years handling various portfolios before being a part of the Vicat Group. He acted as a Country Head in Germany, Belgium, France, The Netherlands and CIS-countries (Moscow). In 2004, he was appointed as CEO for Vigier Switzerland, a subsidiary of Vicat-Group handling Cement, Ready-Mixed Concrete, Aggregates, Precast and Waste Management.
In a career spanning almost three decades, he is strong in the area of finance & business operations focusing on constant improvement in productivity and bringing synergies in various business functions. He is know for his dynamic leadership with a vision for the business.
In 2010, he was appointed as Country Head for Vicat subsidiaries operations in India and also appointed as Managing Director for Bharathi Cement. After serving his tenure in India, he was appointed as Director for Vigier Switzerland.
He started his second tenure in February’14 as the Chief Executive Officer of Vicat India Operations. In July 2017, he was given the responsibilities of steering the Vicat India operations as its Chairman.