Region Head Asia Pacific
Martin Kriegner, Austrian national, 1961, was appointed as Head of Asia Pacific and member of the Group Executive Committee of Holcim (then LafargeHolcim) in August 2016. Since 2019 he has also been responsible for the Group Cement Excellence team.
Martin joined the Group in 1990 and has held various senior leadership roles within Europe and Asia. He moved to India as CEO of the Lafarge operations in 2002 and later served as Regional President Cement for Asia, based in Kuala Lumpur.
In 2012, he was appointed CEO of Lafarge India for Cement, RMX and Aggregates. In July 2015 he became Area Manager Central Europe for LafargeHolcim operations, and in 2016 he was appointed Head of India. Martin is a graduate of Vienna University and holds a Doctorate in Law. He also obtained an MBA at the University of Economics in Vienna.