Senior Vice President,
Technical & Production
Nationality : Swiss
Photo rights > Royalty free for illustration of a press article
Credits > Philippe Barbosa
Peter joined Nestlé in 1989 in Switzerland with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from ETH Zürich. In 1992 he embarked on an international career in Japan as a project leader at the NESCAFE Factory in Himeji. In 1996, he was transferred to the UK as Project Manager at the NESCAFE Factory in Hayes before returning to Switzerland in 1998 as Head of Engineering & Packaging at NESTLE Product Technology Center Beverage in Orbe. In 2002 Peter again left Switzerland for the Far East and joined Nestlé China where he spent five years as Head of Engineering for Greater China Region. At the end of 2007, he was appointed Factory Manager at the NESCAFE Factory in Tutbury (UK) and then, in 2010, he was promoted Technical Director for the South Eastern Europe and Adriatic Regions based in Athens. In 2012 Peter took over the role of Head of Group Technical & Production for Nestlé UK & Ireland until 2017 when he was transferred to the Global Head Office of Nestlé Waters in Paris as SVP, Technical & Production.