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Urs Schaeppi

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Urs Schaeppi

CEO Swisscom, Head of Swisscom (Switzerland)

Born 1960, Swiss citizen
Degrees in engineering (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology – ETH)
and business administration (University of St. Gallen - HSG)



1994–1998 Operations Manager, Paper Factory Biberist
1998–2006 Head of Commercial Business, Swisscom Mobile
2006–2007 CEO, Swisscom Solutions AG
2007–August 2013 Head of Corporate Business, Swisscom (Switzerland) Ltd
Since 2013 Head of Swisscom (Switzerland) Ltd
23 July–6 November 2013 CEO Swisscom AG ad interim
Since 7 November 2013 CEO Swisscom AG
Since March 2006 member of the Swisscom Group Executive Board

Other positions of responsibility

Member of the Executive Board of the Association Suisse des Télécommunications (asut), Berne
Member of the Foundation Board, IMD International Institute for Management Development, Lausanne
Member of the Board of Trustees of the Stiftung Swiss Innovation Park, Berne
Member of the Steering Committee, digital switzerland, Zurich (formerly Digital Zurich 2025)
Member of the Board of Directors, Admeira AG, Berne
Member of the Board of Directors of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, Zurich
Member of the Executive Board of Glasfasernetz Schweiz, Berne
Member of the Advisory Board of the Department of Economics, University of Zurich, since May 2016  


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