Berne, 04 March 2011
The Swisscom Board of Directors has named Hans C. Werner as the new Head of Human Resources and member of the Swisscom Group Executive Board. He will take up his new post in autumn 2011.
Hans C. Werner (born 1960) graduated with a PhD (Dr. oec. publ.) in Business Administration from the University of Zurich. He currently holds an international HR management role at Schindler in Ebikon. From 1999 to 2007 he held various Human Resources posts with increasing levels of responsibility at reinsurance Group Swiss Re, latterly as Head of Global Human Resources. Hans C. Werner has extensive knowledge and experience of strategic and operational HR roles at global companies both in Switzerland and abroad. He is married with two children.
Hans C. Werner will take up his new post in autumn 2011. Until then, the HR department will continue to be headed ad interim by CFO Ueli Dietiker.