President Europe, Africa & Asia, Chief Sales Officer,
Voith Hydro Holding GmbH
World Hydropower Congress | 14-16 May 2019 | Paris
Markus Rieck joined Voith Hydro Holding GmbH in September 2018 as Senior Executive Vice President for Sales and Marketing, and Member of the Board of Management (CSO & CMO).
Markus started his professional career as First Technical Officer in the Merchant Marines. He led the technical department on board of cargo vessels, tankers and cruise ships in worldwide services for three years. He then worked for Vattenfall as General Manager of Power Plant Technology in the owner’s engineering and design department.
Markus then joined Alstom in 2010 as Country Sales Director, becoming Managing Director of Alstom Renewable Germany GmbH in 2014. The following year, he was appointed Global Commercial Executive for Offshore Wind business. As part of this, he led the sales and commercial proposal and tender teams as well as being responsible for marketing and governmental relations.
Markus graduated from the University of Flensburg in Germany in Mechanical and Marine Engineering and graduated from the University of Bern in Switzerland in Business Administration and Corporate Management.