Dr. Rudolf W. Fischer

Born 1952 (Swiss citizen)
Member of the Board of Directors and member of the Compensation Committee since 2012 

Professional experience

2012–2016Member of the Supervisory and Nomination Committee, Schindler Holding Ltd., Hergiswil, Switzerland

Member of the Schindler Group Executive Committee Elevators & Escalators with responsibility for Corporate Human Resources, Management Training, and Corporate Safety & Health
1994–1995Partner at Dr. Björn Johansson Associates, Zurich, Switzerland
1993–1994CEO of Hanro AG, Liestal, Switzerland
1991–1993CEO of Jockey/Vollmöller AG, Uster, Switzerland
Various functions in the areas of human resources and trade marketing at Jacobs Suchard, Switzerland and Belgium
1980–1982Management trainee at Zürcher Kantonalbank and First National Bank of Boston

Other activities

Member of the Board of Directors of Vetropack Holding AG, Bülach, Switzerland


Doctorate in economics from the University of Zurich, Switzerland