During the SIX Annual General Meeting, which took place on 20 May 2019, its shareholders elected two new members to the SIX Board of Directors.
Jürg Gutzwiller, CEO of Entris Banking AG, will represent Raiffeisen and regional banks, and Pierre-Olivier Bouée, chief operating officer of Credit Suisse Group AG, will represent Credit Suisse Group AG. Both of them will take up their new posts as at 20 May 2019.
Gutzwiller succeeds Patrick Gisel, who left the Board of Directors as at the end of November 2018. With many years of experience in the banking sector, Gutzwiller has worked for Entris Holding AG (formerly RBA Holding AG) since 1995. Prior to that he was a consultant at KPMG and head of management support in the organisation department for the Executive Board of Swiss Bank Corporation.
He is also president of the Verband Schweizer Regionalbanken (Association of Swiss Regional Banks) and a member of the Board of Directors of the Swiss Bankers Association.
Bouée succeeds Urs Beeler. He has been with Credit Suisse since 2015. Prior to that he worked for 11 years in the insurance sector, including at Prudential plc as group risk officer and at Aviva as director for Central & Eastern Europe. He started his career at the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance in the treasury department, before moving to McKinsey & Company to work as a consultant.
Bouée currently holds no other directorships at other organisations.