Management

Executives

Marcel Hatt

Areas of Expertise:

Strategy, concept development, business planning, leisure and tourism, marketing.

Background:

Familiy business background in tourism, hotel, property sector. Focus on real estate development, entertainment and leisure industry sectors. Previously over 10 years in management consulting and executive positions in Europe and America (including Montres Rolex, McKinsey Spinoff, UBS, Cambridge Management Consulting). Masters Degree in International Economics (College of Europe) and MBA (Zurich University). Swiss national.

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Martin Hahn

Areas of Expertise:

Business economics and strategy, finance and structuring, technology

Background:

Previously executive at Singapore-based private equity group, start-up management in Asia and Europe (media/software), partner in a Zurich-based corporate finance advisory firm, Dresdner Bank (project finance), researcher at London Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in business and technology strategy. BSc London School of Economics (LSE), MS MIT Sloan School of Management. German national.

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Non-Executives

Daniel Urech (Chairman)

Areas of Expertise:

Corporate, commercial and contract law, mergers and acquisitions, stock exchange and capital market law.

Background:

Partner at law firm of Wenger & Vieli in Zurich since 1999. Chairman of Zurich Bar Association 1995 and 1996. University of Geneva, Princeton University, Chair of International Public Law of the University of Berne, Superior Court of Berne, Admitted to the Bar in 1964. Swiss national.

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Nick Beglinger (Vice-Chairman)

Areas of Expertise:

Sustainable development, finance, infrastructure, urban planning.

Background:

Start of career with McKinsey & Company in Germany, CEO of software development firm in Asia, executive at Singapore-based private equity group. Speaker and publisher on sustainable real estate and infrastructure development (e.g World Future Energy Summit, WWF’s Sustainable Communities, etc). Board member of MINERGIE, a leading Swiss-based sustainable building standard body. President of Association Swiss Village Abu Dhabi. Co-Founder and CEO of Foundation for Global Sustainability (FFGS). BSc and MSc at London School of Economics (LSE) and Haute Etudes Commerciales (HEC). Swiss national.

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