Jürgen Steinemann

Portrait of Jürgen Steinemann

Jürgen Steinemann holds a degree in Economics and Business Management from the European Business School in Wiesbaden, London and Paris.

Member of the Board of Directors of Lonza Group Ltd (since April 2014)

Current activities and functions:

  • Investor in food and agri businesses
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Barry Callebaut AG (since 2015)
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Metro Group AG (since 2015)
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Big Dutchman AG (since 2015)
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Ewald Dörken AG (since 2002)
  • Member of the Board of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce (since 2011)

Former activities and functions:

  • Chief Executive Officer of Barry Callebaut Ltd (2009–2015)
  • Member of the Board of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce (2011–2015)
  • Member of the Executive Board and Chief Operating Officer of Nutreco (2001–2009)
  • Chief Executive Officer of Loders Croklaan (1999–2001)
  • Various senior positions in business-to-business marketing and sales with the former Eridania Béghin-Say Group, ultimately in the “Corporate Plan et Stratégie” unit at the head office in Paris (1990–1998)