Holcim has announced a series of changes in their most senior management team that will further streamline and focus the leadership of the company. Bernard Terver, a member of the Holcim Executive Committee, will assume responsibility for Africa, the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent (India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh).
Onne van der Weijde will remain area manager for India and will be instrumental in the foreseen restructuring of the two Indian operations ACC and Ambuja Cements. Javier de Benito will remain area manager for Africa Middle East, reporting directly to Bernard Terver.
Ian Thackwray, a member of the Holcim Executive Committee, will become responsible for East Asia, South East Asia, Oceania and Holcim Trading. With this move, important regional synergies in terms of increased collaboration will be reaped over time. Daniel Bach, currently CEO of Holcim Romania, will be appointed area manager for South East Asia and member of senior management of Holcim Ltd.