Saint-Gobain Appoints Christian Bako as Vice-President for Marketing and Development
Saint-Gobain, a global leader in sustainable building materials, proudly welcomes Christian Bako as its new Vice-President for Marketing and Development. This strategic appointment places Mr. Bako at the helm of accelerating growth, nurturing innovation, and strengthening our commitment to cutting-edge solutions.
A Key Addition to the Executive Committee
Christian Bako’s journey within Saint-Gobain is marked by a remarkable ascent. With a background in International Business Administration and a career spanning leadership roles in companies like Roto Frank, he joined Saint-Gobain in 2017 as Chief Digital Officer of the Glass business in Germany. Since then, he has demonstrated exceptional leadership, culminating in his role as General Manager for Central Europe.
Paving the Way for a Sustainable Future
In his new position, Mr. Bako will be an integral part of the Executive Committee, reporting directly to Anne Hardy, Chief Innovation Officer. His mandate includes driving growth, promoting innovation, and cultivating a solutions-oriented approach across the Group. This appointment signals Saint-Gobain’s unwavering commitment to a sustainable and prosperous future.
Christian Bako succeeds Cordula Gudduschat, who takes on the role of General Manager of Isover and Rigips Germany. This transition ensures a seamless handover of responsibilities and maintains the Group’s trajectory of excellence.
Saint-Gobain is excited to embark on this new chapter with Christian Bako, who brings a wealth of experience and passion for innovation to the team. His leadership will undoubtedly contribute to Saint-Gobain’s continued success and commitment to excellence.
Source: Saint-Gobain with additional information added by Apazone