Jean-Pierre Rosso

Jean-Pierre Rosso
  • Chairman, World Economic Forum USA

Diploma in Civil Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Lausanne, Switzerland; MBA, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. 1969-74, Honeywell and Honeywell Bull management positions including, Director, Sales Operations; 1975-80, President and Chief Executive Officer, Rossignol Ski Company; 1981-93, various positions with Honeywell, including; Vice-President and General Manager, Medical Systems Division; President, Europe and President, Controls Division. 1994-99, Chief Executive Officer, Case Corporation; 1999-2000, Chief Executive Officer then, 2000-04, Executive Chairman, Case New Holland (CNH Global). Member of the Lauder Institute Board of Governors, University of Pennsylvania. Former Member: US President's Advisory Committee for Policy and Trade Negotiations; Board of Overseers, Wharton School. Former Member of the Board: Bombardier; Medtronic; Crédit Lyonnais; The Principal Financial Group; Inland Steel; Case Corporation; CNH Global.