Esther Häberling appointed new Head of Group Human Resources at Swisscom
22 November 2001
Esther Häberling graduated in economics (lic. oec.publ.) from the University of Zurich and has previously worked at the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich and Sulzer Roteq. Since the beginning of 2000 Esther Häberling has been Senior Vice President and member of the Management team of the Holcim Group, where she was responsible for Corporate Human Resources. The 44 year-old Ms. Häberling from Zurich is an outstanding HR specialist with many years of experience in all areas of Human Resources management.
In autumn 2000 Rainer Titze became Head of HR at Swisscom ad interim and oversaw the restructuring of the central human resources department into the headquarters strategic management unit Group Human Resources as well as being responsible for managing operations. His mandate involved projects concerning the decentralisation, restructuring and outsourcing of hitherto centrally-managed HR services and managing relations with the social partners. The exact role 59 year-old Mr. Titze will have in future will be defined in the coming months. He will however be involved in important Swisscom Group projects.