Region Head Latin America

Oliver Osswald was appointed Region Head Latin America and a member of the Executive Committee in August 2016.


Oliver’s career at Holcim began in 1995 at Holcim Apasco, Mexico. Between 1995 and 2005, he was responsible for various cement plants in Switzerland and Germany. From 2005, he moved into management and marketing positions at Holcim in Switzerland.

He was appointed Commercial Director for Holcim Apasco in 2012, before being appointed Country Head for Argentina in 2014. In 2016, Oliver took on the role of Region Head, Latin America and has been Global Head of Trading since 2019.

Oliver is a graduate of the Technische Hochschule in Ulm, Germany and holds an Executive Education Degree from Harvard Business School in the US. He is a Swiss national and was born in 1971.


Meet the Holcim executive committee

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Global Head, Solutions & Products Business Unit
Region Head Europe and Chief Executive Officer designate
Region Head Asia, Middle East & Africa
Region Head Latin America
Region Head North America
Chief Sustainability Officer
Head Legal and Compliance