Member of the board of directors, year of first election: 2009
Economist, University of Basel, MBA, University of Toronto (Rotman)/University of St. Gallen/SG
Professional background (main stages):
|1979 - 1982 |
Internal Auditor, Sandoz AG, Basel/BS
|1982 - 1986|
Head Logistics, Mibelle AG (subsidiary of Migros), Buchs/AG
|1986 - 1987|
Treasurer, Zellweger AG, Uster/ZH
|1987 - 1991|
Vice President Finance, Mibelle AG (subsidiary of Migros), Buchs/AG
|1991 - 1996|
Vice President Finance, and then President, Allo Pro AG (subsidiary of Sulzer Medica), Baar/ZG
|1996 - 2004|
CEO and President Synthes Division, Mathys Medical AG, Bettlach/SO
Other important activities and vested interests:
CEO and member of the board of directors of Thommen Medical AG, Grenchen/SO
Member of the board of directors of Mathys AG, Bettlach/SO
Key knowledge and experience:
International and strategic management, marketing and sales – experience as former CEO of a global medical device company.
Financial management, audit and compliance – many years of experience as Vice President of finance in a national and international company.
Dental industry – operational responsibility for the COLTENE Group as CEO ad interim in 2011/2012.