The Executive Board

The Executive Board is appointed by the Institute Council, with the exception of the Director General, who is elected by Switzerland's Federal Council.

  
Executive board
From left to right: Felix Addor, Alban Fischer, Catherine Chammartin (director general), Ueli Buri (until 31.01.2019), Eric Meier. Missing from the photo: Iwan Guler and Jürgen Horwath
  

Composition

  • Catherine Chammartin, Director General
  • Felix Addor, Deputy Director General, General Counsel of the IPI and Head of Legal & International Affairs Division
  • Alban Fischer, Vice Director General and Head of Patent Division
  • Iwan Guler, Vice Director General and Head of the Staff Division
  • Jürgen Horwath, Vice Director General and Head of the IT Division
  • Eric Meier, Vice Director General and Head of Trade Mark Division
  

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