CEO of Water Technologies & Solutions BU

Heiner Markhoff

CEO of Water Technologies & Solutions BU

Heiner Markhoff, born 17 March 1963, is Chief Executive Officer of SUEZ - Water Technologies & Solutions, a global business that focuses on water-related challenges. Employing approximately 10,000 people and operating in over 100 countries, Water Technologies & Solutions provides innovative solutions that address water availability and quality while improving customers’ productivity and meeting more stringent environmental regulations.


Prior to assuming his current role, he was 23-year veteran with GE during which time he was a company officer for the last 11 years. He has previously held several leadership positions at GE including CEO of Water & Distributed Power, president for GE Plastics Europe/Middle East/Africa, general manager-automotive for GE Plastics Americas and CEO of GE Bayer Silicones.


Heiner Markhoff began his GE career as a member of the Corporate Business Development team in 1994. Prior to joining GE, he was with Booz Allen & Hamilton, a strategy and technology consulting firm. Heiner Markhoff serves on the board for the United Way of Bucks County in Pennsylvania, USA.


He graduated from the University of Cologne, Germany, with a degree in business administration and economics.