Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser (born 5 December 1949) is a German businessman, the executive chairman of FirstGroup, and was the chief executive of Intertek, a British multinational inspection, product testing and certification company, from 2005 to 2015.
Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser
5 December 1949
|Education||Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich|
Technical University Munich
|Title||Executive Chairman, FirstGroup|
Hauser wrote his dissertation on the prevention of ski injuries, and went on to develop a ski binding that was certified by international quality organisations - his ski binding remains an ISO standard. Hauser was the chief executive of Intertek from March 2005 to 16 May 2015, and a non-executive director at Logica since 1 January 2007.
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