Marc Bitzer has been president, North America since January 2010. Prior to this assignment, he served as president, U.S. Operations, beginning in January 2009.
Bitzer served as president Whirlpool Europe from January 2006 to January 2009. Bitzer joined Whirlpool Europe in 1999 as vice president, Bauknecht brand group and subsequently became senior vice president, marketing and sales. Before joining Whirlpool Europe, Bitzer worked since 1991 for the Boston Consulting Group in Munich and Toronto, and was named vice president in 1999.
Bitzer earned both his MBA and doctorate from the St. Gallen Graduate School of Business, Economics and Law in Switzerland.
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