Executive Vice President, Dematic EMEA Region
As EVP of Dematic’s EMEA Region, Bernard is focused on leveraging the company’s scale across the diverse geography. In addition to the established Northern, Central and Southern European footprint, the EMEA region has recently expanded into new markets including Poland, Russia and the Middle East. In this role, Bernard will drive consistency, growth and operational excellence across the entire region and through its 3,500 employees.
Bernard brings more than 25 years of global multicultural leadership experience to Dematic. After leading the Southern Europe team as Managing Director, he was named EVP & CEO of the Americas Region in 2019, where he led the region to achieve incredible growth and operational excellence before assuming his current role. Bernard began his career with Hewlett-Packard and grew into leadership positions in their Computer Channel business. He has also held leadership roles at Invensys PLC (Schneider Electric) and AMD Corporation across many continents and industries including oil & gas, information communications technology, electronics, appliances and logistics.