Urs Bleisch is a member of the Executive Committee of LafargeHolcim responsible for Growth & Performance.
He joined Holcim Switzerland in 1994 as Head of Information Technology (IT), and assumed Group-wide responsibility for IT in 2000. He was instrumental in the development and implementation of the global IT strategy of the Holcim Group. Since 2011, he has managed the Information & Knowledge Management function at Holcim Group Support. Urs Bleisch holds a Masters Degree in Business and Economics from the University of Basel, Switzerland.
In 2012, he was appointed CEO of Holcim Group Services and of Holcim Technology. Since July 2015, Urs Bleisch has led the global functions of Cement Industrial Performance, Project Management & Engineering, Logistics, Procurement, Waste Management/Geocycle, Aggregates and Performance Navigation. In January 2018 he took on additional responsibility for the commercial area, and the development of innovative products and services.