The Innosuisse Board comprises seven specialist representatives from industry and academia. It is the strategic body of Innosuisse, which it manages in line with the Federal Council’s strategic objectives and with an eye on the future. The president is André Kudelski.
The composition of the Board ensures a close link between academia and industry. The Board members are also familiar with innovation management and know the mechanisms and challenges surrounding funding innovation as well as the political frameworks. The Board also has proven skills in strategic management, business administration and law and compliance.
The Federal Council elects the Board and the committee for a service period of four years.
Président Directeur Général (CEO), Kudelski SA, Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne
Professor at the EPFL, Datacenter Systems Laboratory, Lausanne
Dr. iur., Dipl. nat.sc. ETH, Attorney at Law, partner and co-head of Intellectual Property at Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich
CEO and Director PerioC Ltd, Ongar, UK und Managing Director TruStep Consulting GmbH, Basel
Head of the audit and compliance committee (ACC)
Managing Director and Head of Swiss Investment Banking at Crédit Suisse, Zurich
CEO MPS Micro Precision System, Bienne
Member of the audit and compliance committee (ACC)
Headmistress of the Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Suisse Occidentale HES-SO
Last modification 07.11.2018