The Advisory Board features important figures from business, politics, research and the media.

David Bosshart

CEO Gottlieb Duttweiler Institut

Pascale Bruderer Wyss

Member of the Swiss Council of States (Socialist Party)

Andreas Rickenbacher

Former Councillor / Entrepreneur

Roger de Weck

Former Director General SRG SSR

Peter Urs Naef

Proprietor/Managing Partner Naef Partners AG

Carolina Müller-Möhl

VRP Müller-Möhl Group

Dr. Barbara Rigassi

Managing Partner BHP - Brugger & Partner AG


The interdisciplinary Steering Committee provides the SEF’s Board of Management with advice and support when it comes to setting agendas for the national business events. Discussions and the reciprocal exchange of up-to-the-minute developments, background information, facts and opinions give rise to a range of business topics, which are then aired and debated at the Swiss Economic Forum enterprise and business event. The Steering Committee exists to foster a focus on enterprise.

Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella

President ETH Zurich

Peter Spuhler

Proprietor and CEO Stadler Rail AG

Walter Thurnherr

Chancelier de la Confédération

Prof. Dr. Jan-Egbert Sturm

Director KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich