20 September 2000
Fritz Sutter, previously Head of Regulatory Affairs, is to take responsibility for the new Head quarters unit, Corporate Management Services (CMS), with effect from 1 October 2000. In addition to Regulatory Affairs this post will cover areas such as External Relations and Risk Management, together with special projects. As of 1 January 2001, Corporate Purchasing & Logistics, at present part of CIT, will be integrated in Corporate Management Services.
With effect from mid-2001, Corporate Legal Services (CLS) are to become part of Corporate Management Services. At this time, Jürg Rötheli, currently Head of CLS, will head up CMS as General Counsel and member of the Executive Board. Fritz Sutter is to assume new responsibilities in Public Affairs from mid-2001.
Bern, 20 September 2000