Born and raised in Switzerland, Roger holds a Manufacturing Engineering degree and bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in International Management. He gained extensive international management experience and acquired thorough problem-solving as well as critical-thinking skills working in Switzerland, China and the U.S. in various industries. He worked for Stryker, a fortune 500 medical device company, before joining the Swiss Railways. Subsequently, he transferred to China to be an interim General Manager of a medium sized company that serves the printing and automotive industry. In 2015, he relocated to the US where he started as a Vice President of Operations and later as Chief Executive Officer of that company’s North American headquarters.
Fluent in German and English, Roger applies his professional experience and understanding of cultural nuance to help subsidiaries of Swiss, German and Austrian companies bridge the cultural divide between the US and Europe.
Roger enjoys spending time with his family, going to the gym, running, hiking, and like a true Swiss – skiing and snowboarding.