After receiving a degree in Business from the University of Regensburg, Germany, and a master’s degree in Business Administration from Murray State University, US, Germar Wacker began his professional career in the automotive industry at Daimler Chrysler AG.
In 2000, he moved on to the Canadian rail vehicle manufacturer Bombardier Transportation, where he held executive positions in the areas of restructuring, operations, project management, and service. From 2010, he was responsible for several divisions of the group, sustainably expanding its international market position. Among other things, he was also Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Bombardier Transportation Austria.
From September 2017, Germar Wacker was CEO of the Haas Group, which became part of the Bühler Group in January 2018.
He has led the Consumer Foods business at Bühler since January 2019. Germar Wacker was born in 1970 and is German.