Udo (born 1969) became President in January 2015 after joining Esko in August 2014 as SVP Sales, Marketing and Service. Prior to Esko, he was VP & GM Europe & India for Kollmorgen’s Industrial Automation business. Since joining Danaher in 2008, he has held a number of senior management positions within the company. Prior to Danaher, he held key sales, marketing and general management leadership positions with ABS, RITZ Pumpenfabrik and New Haden Pumps. Udo has a BA degree in Management from Berufsakademie Heidenheim, Germany.