Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of DirectorsProf. Friedrich Fahrni is NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of Directors at ublox Holding AG since April 2008. He is Member of the Nomination and Compensation Committee at the Company. Prof. Fahrni joined Sulzer AG in 1977 and acted as its Chief Executive Officer from 1988 to 1999. From 2000 to 2007, he was Professor for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship at both ETH Zurich and Universitaet St. Gallen. He now is Emeritus Professor at both universities. Prof. Fahrni is Member of the Board of Ammann BauAusruestung AG, Switzerland and of Insys Industriesysteme AG, Switzerland. He also is a Member of the Board of the University Hospital Balgrist, Switzerland and a Member of the Industrial Board of CTI Start up, Switzerland. He is Member of the Swiss Science and Technology Council, Bern and an individual member of the Swiss Academy of Technical Sciences.. Prof. Fahrni holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Eidgenoessische Technische Hochschule Zuerich and a Doctorate in Philosophy from the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, United States, as well as a SMP from Harvard Business School, United States.
Age: 74 Chairman Since 2008 Ph.D