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President and committees

The President

Hans Hess graduated from ETH Zurich as a materials engineer and was awarded an MBA from the University of Southern California in the United States. He held management positions at a number of industrial companies before going on to found international management consulting firm Hanesco AG. He is currently the chairman of the privately-owned company Reichle & De-Massari Holding AG based in Wetzikon and a member of the Board of Directors of the listed company dormakaba Holding Ltd based in Rümlang. He has been President of Swissmem since November 2010.

 

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Executive Committee

The Executive Committee comprises the President, Vice Presidents, Treasurer and a maximum of 11 other members.

Eva Jaisli
Vice President of Swissmem
CEO of PB SWISS TOOLS Ltd, Wasen im Emmental

Peter Fischer
Treasurer of Swissmem
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Fischer Reinach AG, Reinach

François Gabella
Vice President of Swissmem
Member of the Board, LEM Holding SA, Fribourg

Patrick Hess
Member of the Executive Committee
Chief Executive Officer, Schindler Aufzüge AG, Ebikon

Martin Hirzel
Member of the Executive Committee
Senior Advisor to the Chairman,
Autoneum Management AG, Winterthur

Robert Itschner
Member of the Executive Committee
Chief Executive Officer,
ABB Schweiz AG, Baden

Urs Kaufmann
Member of the Executive Committee
Chairman of the Board of Directors,
Schaffner Holding Ltd, Luterbach

Remo Lütolf
Member of the Executive Committee
Chairman of the Board of Directors, RUAG Holding Ltd, Bern

Philip Mosimann
Member of the Executive Committee
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Bucher Industries AG, Niederweningen

Stefan Scheiber
Member of the Executive Committee
CEO of Bühler Management AG, Uzwil

Martin Sauter
Member of the Executive Committee
Managing director, Sauter Bachmann AG, Netstal

Marc Schuler
Member of the Executive Committee
Managing Director, DIXI Polytool S.A., Le Locle

Peter Spuhler
Member of the Executive Committe
CEO of Stadler Bussnang AG, Bussnang

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Council

The Council is the executive body of Swissmem. The persons represented on it hold management roles in Swissmem member companies.

Members:

 

Last update: 16.04.2019