Born 1961, Swiss, degree in Economics and Business Administration (lic. oec., publ.), Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Chief Financial Officer (CFO) since 20 August 2013. Chief Financial Officer of the Group from October 2009, ad interim Chief Executive Officer between September 2012 and August 2013. Before working as an independent financial consultant from 2004 to 2008, was CFO of the stock exchange listed Valora Group from 2000 to 2004 and most recently CEO of the Mediservice startup company. Before this period, he worked in various companies of the Swissair Group, including financial head of Nuance Global Traders in Australia and Asia.