The CEO Roundtable Series is a special program series for HYP members only, which features CEOs from the Harrisburg region who will speak about their professional journey, lessons learned, struggles and successes, and provide insight to young professionals hoping to make their personal career path a success.
The September CEO Roundtable of 2017 will feature Nick Grasberger, CEO of HARSCO.
The event will be held on Friday, September 15th at 7:30am at the Hilton Harrisburg and is for members only.
Mr. Grasberger, 50, joined Harsco in April 2013 as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer on April 8, 2014. The Company is continuing its search for a permanent CFO and Mr. Grasberger will continue to be designated as the Company’s principal financial officer pending the successful conclusion of this process.
Prior to joining Harsco, Mr. Grasberger served as the Managing Director of the multinational Precision Polymers Division of Fenner Plc, one of the world’s leading producers of heavyweight belting for industrial and commercial markets. He previously held senior executive positions at Armstrong Holdings, Inc., the then-parent company of Armstrong World Industries, first as Chief Financial Officer and subsequently as the CEO of the company’s Building Products division. Mr. Grasberger has also served as the Chief Financial Officer for Kennametal, Inc. and the Corporate Treasurer and director of corporate planning at H. J. Heinz Company. He began his career in 1985 with USX Corporation. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Notre Dame and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Pittsburgh.