Executive Board

SLV Lighting Group’s Executive Board is responsible for Group functions and oversees the company’s mission and strategic plan.

Eric Lachambre
Chief Executive Officer

Prior to joining SLV Lighting Group in 2018, Eric Lachambre worked at Wilo Group, Hilti and Schneider Electric in general management, marketing and sales roles based in different countries across Europe and Asia.

Sven Schirmer
Chief Financial Officer

Sven Schirmer joined the SLV Lighting Group in 2017 as Group CFO. He was previously CFO at Rodenstock Group, Head of Controlling at Zumtobel Lighting, and Group Financial Controller at Thorn Lighting.

Jens Aertgeerts
Chief Sales Officer

Since joining SLV Lighting Group in 2000, Jens Aertgeerts has held several roles, including General Manager of SLV in Belgium, Italy and Switzerland. He has been the CSO since 2016.

Christian Bannert
Chief Operations Officer

Christian Bannert joined the SLV Lighting Group in 2021 as Group COO. He has worked for Carl ZEISS AG for many years, most recently as Vice President Operations and Member of the Managment Board for the Consumer Products Division.