Reto Francioni

Current Position

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Date of entry


Curriculum vitae

Reto Francioni, who was born in 1955, has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of Swiss International Air Lines since June 2016.

Reto Francioni was CEO of Deutsche Börse AG in Frankfurt (Germany) from 2005 to May 2015. He has also been serving as Professor of Applied Capital Markets Theory at the University of Basel since 2006. His previous positions include various further executive functions, such as Chairman of the SIX Swiss Exchange in Zurich, Co-CEO and Management Spokesman of Consors AG, Nuremberg and a member of Corporate Finance Divisional Management at Hofmann-La Roche, Basel. He has also worked for Credit Suisse, including service in New York; and he began his professional career with UBS in Zurich.

Reto Francioni is married and has two adult children.

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