Gerold Bührer

Vice Chairman of the Board, 1948 (Switzerland)
Lic. oec. publ. University of Zurich (Switzerland)

Board member since 2001, Vice Chairman of the Board since 2012
Termination of current term: 2015

Member of the Audit Committee

Employment Background

Various positions at the Union Bank of Switzerland (now UBS) (1973-1990), ultimately as a member of the executive management of the bank's investment company
Member of the Executive Committee of Georg Fischer Ltd (1991-2000)
Member of the Swiss Parliament (1991-2007)
President of economiesuisse (2007 - 2012)

Further professional activities and functions

Member of the Bank Council of the Swiss National Bank
Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Swiss Life
Member of the Boards of Directors of Bank Sal. Oppenheim (Switzerland) Ltd, Cellere AG and Züblin Immobilien Holding AG

Independent member