Executive Vice-President and President, International Regions
Christophe Beck is Executive Vice-President and President of International Regions at Ecolab, a Fortune 200 company. As the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, Ecolab works to protect people and preserve vital resources. In his current role, Beck leads Ecolab's International Regions team to ensure perfect local execution of global strategies and high performance of local and regional operations. Previously, as Executive Vice-President and President of Global Integration, Beck was responsible for overseeing the merger of Ecolab and Nalco. Beck's earlier roles at Ecolab include Executive Vice-President, Institutional Sector; Senior Vice-President and General Manager, Institutional Foodservice; and Senior Vice-President, Corporate Marketing and Strategy. Prior to Ecolab, Beck was an executive at Nestlé, where he first led corporate productivity initiatives, and then managed major brands and businesses in several countries and regions for over 10 years. Earlier, he worked on a large, two-year project for the European Space Agency. Beck holds an engineering degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.