Martina Merz is a German businessperson who has been at the head of 8 different companies. Presently, she holds the position of Chief Executive Officer at ThyssenKrupp AG and Chairman-Supervisory Board of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG and Chairman at thyssenkrupp Elevator Europe Africa GmbH (both are subsidiaries of ThyssenKrupp AG) and Chairman-Supervisory Board at SAF-HOLLAND GmbH.
She is also on the board of Volvo AB, SAF-HOLLAND SE (former Independent Director) and Imerys SA.
In her past career she was Executive Vice President-Sales & Marketing at Robert Bosch Schliesssysteme GmbH, Member-Management Board at Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. KG, Chief Executive Officer for Bosch Foundation Brakes, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Chassis Brakes International BV, Executive Vice President-Sales & Marketing at Robert Bosch LLC and Vice President-Chassis System Sales & Marketing at Robert Bosch GmbH.
Martina Merz received an undergraduate degree from Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg Villingen-Schwenningen and an undergraduate degree from Universität Stuttgart.