Member of the Board of Directors
Date of entry
Doris Russi Schurter, who was born in 1956, has been a Member of the Board of Directors of Swiss International Air Lines since June 2016.
Doris Russi Schurter is a graduate in law, and concluded her studies as a licensed attorney. After various further training with a Swiss bank, in a law practice in New York, at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. and at the Harvard Business School in Boston, she worked for KPMG in Basel and Lucerne until 2005, serving as legal counsel and as a partner in various executive positions, including Head of KPMG Lucerne from 1994 onwards. Since 2005 Ms. Russi Schurter has sat on the boards of directors of a number of major corporations. She is Deputy Chairman of the Board of Helvetia Versicherungen, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Swissgrid (Switzerland’s national electricity grid company), Chairman of the Board of LZ Medien Holding and a Member of the Board of Directors of the Lucerne Cantonal Bank. She is also President of the VSUD, the Association of Swiss Companies in Germany.
Doris Russi Schurter is married and has an adult son.