Practice Areas: Corporate and M&A, corporate governance, capital markets, securities offerings.
Career: University of Basel (lic iur 1978, Dr iur 1981), Admission Basel Bar (1982), Joined L&S (1983), Columbia University School of Law (LLM, 1983), Partner L&S (1988).
Personal: Admitted expert to SIX Swiss Exchange for Listing Purposes. Chairman of Admission Board of SIX Swiss Exchange. Chairman of Board of Directors of Nationale Suisse Insurance. Board Member of several companies, including Novartis AG, Holcim Ltd. Serves in Audit Committee of these two companies and in Corporate Governance and Nomination Committee and Risk Committee of Novartis AG. Languages: German, English, French.