New SWISS Board member to be proposed

01. May 2004

The SWISS Board of Directors is to propose the election of a new member to its ranks: Swiss business attorney Rolf P. Jetzer. The proposal will be submitted to the company’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 6.

Dr. Jetzer, who is based in Zurich, Switzerland, will be proposed as the successor to Urs Rohner, who will relinquish his seat on the Board at this year‘s Annual General Meeting.

Jetzer, 54, who is a partner at Niederer Kraft & Frey, the reputed Zurich law firm, can draw on extensive business experience, both as an attorney and as a member of various corporate boards.