Foundation Council

Kaspar Villiger
Chairman of the Foundation Council

Kaspar Villiger is former Federal councillor and Finance Minister of Switzerland, former President of the Swiss Confederation, and former UBS Chairman.

Prof. Ernst Fehr
Vice Chairman of the Foundation Council

Ernst Fehr is Professor of Microeconomics and Experimental Economics at the Department of Economics at the University of Zurich.

Prof. Joachim Voth
Member of the Foundation Council and Scientific Director

Joachim Voth holds the Professorship in Macroeconomics and Financial Markets, endowed by the UBS Center, at the University of Zurich’s Department of Economics.

Lukas Gähwiler
Member of the Foundation Council

Lukas Gähwiler is Chairman of UBS Switzerland.

Markus Diethelm
Member of the Foundation Council

Markus Diethelm is Group General Counsel of UBS and member of the Group Executive Board of UBS.

Dr. Roman Studer
Foundation Secretary

Roman Studer is Head of Governmental Affairs Switzerland at UBS and former Chief Operating Officer of the UBS Center.