Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2017, non-executive, independent member of the Board of Directors since 2005, member of the Compensation Committee since 2008 and its Chairman since 2015.
Trustee and Speaker of the Martin Hilti Family Trust and member of the Board of Directors of Hilti Corporation, Schaan, Liechtenstein; member of the Advisory Board of Vorwerk & Co., Wuppertal, Germany, of Ardex GmbH, Witten, Germany, and until the AGM on March 14, 2017, member of the Board of Directors of Roche Holding AG, Basel, Switzerland; President of the Board of Trustees of the ETH Zurich Foundation, Zurich, Switzerland; Professor emeritus at the ETH Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Pius Baschera studied at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland, where he obtained a degree in mechanical engineering and in management science.
From 1979 to 2017, he held various international functions at Hilti Corporation, Schaan, Liechtenstein, including the role of CEO for 13 years and after that the role of Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Pius Baschera is a Swiss and Italian citizen, born in 1950.