Thermo Fisher Scientific appoints Dion Weisler to board
Mr. Weisler has been president and chief executive officer of HP Inc. since November 2015, following the separation of Hewlett-Packard into two independent companies. He also serves on the HP board of directors.
Prior to that, Mr. Weisler was executive vice president of Hewlett-Packard’s Printing and Personal Systems Business for four years.
During his more than 25 years of experience in the information technology industry, Mr. Weisler has led businesses in at least eight international markets.
Before joining HP, Mr. Weisler was with Lenovo as vice president and chief operating officer of its Product and Mobile Internet Digital Home groups, and led the company’s Global Transaction Model worldwide.
Previously, he served as general manager of Lenovo’s operations in Korea, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Weisler was general manager at Telstra Corporation, Australia’s leading telecommunications company, and also had an 11-year career at Acer Inc., where he became managing director of the company’s operations in the United Kingdom after establishing and leading the company’s businesses in Central and Eastern Europe.
Mr. Weisler holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Science - Computing from Monash University in Australia. ■