Luescher Will Oversee Sika Global Finance
Sika Global Automotive has promoted Peter Luescher to head global automotive finance and controlling.
Luescher joined Sika AG in Switzerland in 1998 as head of controlling and was appointed the position of business unit controller for the Grandview, Mo., automotive plant in 2006.
In 2010, he was appointed as controller automotive/industry and special projects in Lyndhurst, N.J. In his new role, Leuscher will be responsible for all finance and controlling activities for the Region Automotive, which includes activities in North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Luescher studied in Switzerland where he earned a bachelor’s in business economics and operations planning and administration, as well as a master’s in group controlling, finance and administration.