Chief Operations Officer
Christian Roth is Chief Operating Officer (COO) of INNIO. Christian´s responsibility is to oversee the entire Operations function, including Sourcing, for the INNIO Group. Among others, he is responsible for establishing, implementing and harmonizing best practices across all of INNIO operations, determining the make or buy strategy, constantly reviewing the sourcing strategy as well as driving the operational VCPs. Christian has 25 years of experience in operations-related roles and brings significant technical expertise in the international power engineering sector as well as extensive knowledge of international end customers. Furthermore, he has gathered private equity experience from his roles at MT Aerospace (Apollo Global Management) and Senvion (Centerbridge Partners). Christian joined INNIO from Senvion GmbH (formerly REpower Systems SE) in Hamburg, Germany, where he was chief operating officer and a member of the senior executive team since 2017. Previously he held several operations roles including being a member of the board of directors at AEG Power Solutions B.V.; a member of the board of directors and CEO of Aerotech Peissenberg GmbH & Co. KG and MT Aerospace AG; and CEO and a spokesperson of the executive board at Saarschmiede GmbH Freiformschmiede in Germany.