Zurich, Switzerland (22.01.2019) – Quartal Financial Solutions, a leading, global provider of cloud-hosted revenue and expense management solutions is pleased to announce the election of Dr Felix Weber to its Board of Directors.

A Swiss national and resident, Dr. Weber holds a diploma and PhD in Business Administration from the university of St Gallen. In addition to his role at Quartal, Dr. Weber is currently Chairman of Cembra Money Bank AG, Vice-Chairman at Climatex AG and a Board member at BLR & Partners AG. He brings a wealth of experience to Quartal and will play a valuable role as the company enters a period of strategic development and growth.

Professional experience:

  • Since 2014: Partner in the private investment firm BLR & Partners AG (Thalwil, Switzerland)
  • 2013–2016: Senior Advisor and Managing Director Investment Banking, Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • 2008 – 2013: Co-chairman of the Management Board of Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd
  • 2006 – 2008: Managing Director of Investment Banking at Lehman Brothers Finance AG (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • 1984 – 1997: Partner of the Zurich Branch of McKinsey & Company (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • 1980 – 1984: CEO of the South African Branch of the former Schweizerische Aluminium AG Group (headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland).

Previous board memberships:

  • 2000 – 2013: Member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Compensation Committee of Syngenta Ltd (Basel, Switzerland), listed on SIX and New York Stock Exchange
  • 2011 – 2013: Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nomura Socrates Re (Switzerland) and Nomura Re (Guernsey)
  • 2011 – 2012: Member of the Board of Directors of Trenkwalder AG (Schwadorf, Austria)
  • 2005 – 2009: Vice-chairman of the Board of Directors of Publigroupe SA (Lausanne, Switzerland), listed on SIX
  • 2006 – 2008: Member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Valora AG (Berne, Switzerland), listed on SIX