Dr. Peter Scherm
General Manager, EUROMOT
Peter Scherm has worked at EUROMOT (the European Association of Internal Combustion Engine Manufacturers) in Brussels, Belgium, since 2004, when he joined as General Manager. His responsibilities cover the management of the association, governmental affairs and external communications. He also provides strategic support for the EUROMOT technical experts’ groups on non-road mobile machinery engines for land-based, marine and stationary applications.
After receiving his PhD in organic and physical chemistry, he worked at Unilever from 1992 to 1997, working in research and development of chemical catalysis in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands. From 1997 to 2004 he was employed by Engelhard Technologies (BASF) in Germany, where he served as head of process and production development for automotive after-treatment systems and as key account manager for major European automotive manufacturers.