Ecolab announced new CEO

Ecolab Inc. recently announced that Christophe Beck has succeeded Doug Baker as the company’s chief executive officer as from January 1, 2021. He is becoming president and chief executive officer. Beck has also been elected to the board of directors. Current chairman and CEO Baker, will retire as chief executive officer, but continue as board chairman.

Beck has been a key player in the  company since he joined 13 years ago. He has helped strengthening the company and position it for new and developing growth opportunities.

Beck commented on his appointment by saying that he is honoured to be given this opportunity, and that he holds the same vision as former CEO Baker for the company and that he shares Baker’s commitment as to the people, the customers, the communities and the shareholders.