Former National Councillor (1991-2007), former president of economiesuisse, the umbrella organization representing the Swiss economy (2006-2012), Chairman of the Board of Directors (FehrAdvice&Partners), Vicepresident of the Board of Directors (Georg Fischer & Swisslife).
Independent lawyer and Board Member of the Julius Baer Foundation. Former Managing Director of Bank Julius Baer and Member of the Executive Committee Region Asia. Overall responsibility for Market Japan. Previously CEO and Chairman of GAM (Switzerland) preceded by senior positions at UBS Tokyo, Zürich and New York in Corporate Finance, Investment and Private Banking.
Vice-President of the Board of Management / Supervisory Board of Rapid Holding AG; independent board with entrepreneurial interests. 2003-2013 CEO Rapid Group. Previously 8 years experience in the restructuring and restructuring of industrial enterprises.
CEO Chinaust Group (JV of the Georg Fischer Group in China), Advisor of the Chinese government and professor at Tongji University in Shanghai. Previously working for Agie/Charmilles, Intech EDM, Bernina Electronic.
Entrepreneur and founder of 2bridge. Various Board mandates, including Board member and Chair of the Audit Committee of the Valora Group (Retail) and President of the Swiss Board Member Association SwissVR. Former director with PwC in Switzerland and the USA.
Has built up and led Brainforce Shanghai as Country Manager/General Manager until 2019; achieved #1 Position among interim management service providers in China. Previously worked for Honeywell and Daikin. Certified professional executive coach.