Uwe Rondé (Source: Saurer)
With chairman Pan Xueping stepping down as CEO of Saurer AG, Arbon/Switzerland, Dr. Uwe Rondé will take over the reins on January 1, 2022. He brings with him over 30 years’ experience in the machine tool business and the manufacturing space. Most recently, Dr. Rondé was managing director of EMAG AG, Mörfelden-Walldorf/Germany, having previously headed up the machine tool and production systems supplier’s Chinese subsidiary. He was also CEO of Franz Kessler GmbH, Bad Buchau/Germany, one of the biggest motor spindle manufacturers in the world and of Intercontec Pfeiffer, a manufacturer of connectors.
Dr. Rondé has held the role of vice chairman on the Saurer board of directors since October 2021.