Patricia Rüf (lic. oec. publ./B. Eng.)

Patricia Ruef

Since 2013
Member of the administrative board of Liebherr-International AG, the holding company of the Liebherr Group in Bulle (Switzerland)

Since 2012
Joint management of the Maritime Cranes company area of the Liebherr Group with her mother, Dr. h.c. Isolde Liebherr. Also joint management of the Gear Technology and Automation Systems company area with her uncle, Dr. h.c. Willi Liebherr.

Earned her bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Ravensburg/Friedrichshafen (Germany)

Received her degree in economics with a focus in business management from the University of Zürich (Switzerland)

Born in 1981


About the company

Liebherr develops and manufactures a vast variety of fascinating products. With their innovations and visionary technologies, the company aims to inspire their customers. The corporate culture is characterised by the self-image as a family-run company.