Prof. Dr. Monika Bütler

Born 1961 (Swiss citizen)
Member of the Board of Directors since 2013
Member of the Audit Committee since 2017

Professional experience

Since 2008
 
Managing Director of the Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
Since 2004Professor of Economics at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
2009–2013
 
Dean of the School of Economics and Political Science, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
2008 & 2011Visiting Professor at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
2004–2006Advisor to the World Bank, Washington, USA
1999–2004Assistant Professor and Professor at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland
1997–2001
 
Assistant Professor at the CentER & Department of Economics, Tilburg University, The Netherlands

Other activities

-Member of the Bank Council of the Swiss National Bank, Zurich, Switzerland  
-Chairperson of the Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic
Research, St. Gallen, Switzerland
-Member of the Board of Directors of Suva, Lucerne, Switzerland
-Member of the Board of Directors of HUBER+SUHNER AG, Herisau, Switzerland
-President of the Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics, Zurich, Switzerland

Qualifications

-Doctorate in economics from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
-Degree in mathematics, majoring in physics, from the University of Zurich, Switzerland