Berne, 17 July 2013
Swisscom has secured the return of Stefan Nünlist as Head of Group Communications. In his new role, he will be a Member of the Management Board of Swisscom Switzerland and will participate regularly in Group Executive Board meetings.
Stefan Nünlist is to return to take charge of Swisscom’s Group Communications in autumn 2013. The management of this division includes overall responsibility for public relations, internal communications, public affairs and corporate responsibility.
Stefan Nünlist is currently Head of Corporate Communications at UBS Switzerland. From 2010 to 2012 he was Head of Communications and Public Affairs at SBB AG, prior to which he spent around ten years as Chief Communications Officer at Swisscom Ltd.
The 51-year-old attorney and notary trained as a diplomat at the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). He was a personal assistant to two former Federal Councillors, Jean-Pascal Delamuraz and Pascal Couchepin in the Federal Department of Economic Affairs and Head of Communications of the electricity company Aare Tessin. Originally from Olten, he has extensive experience of the various disciplines involved in corporate communications, an excellent understanding of the Swiss economy and the country’s politics, and is very well networked.