Dr. Felix Horber

Felix Horber has been Secretary General and Managing Director of Swiss Re since February 2007. He chairs the Board Secretary Chapter of the Swiss Institute of Directors and lectures at the Swiss Board School and the University of St. Gallen.

Felix is a regular part-time judge at the High Court of the Canton of Zug, represents Swiss Re on the Legal Commission of economiesuisse, and was a member of the Admission Board of the SWX Swiss Exchange.

He began his career at UBS, where he was Corporate Legal Counsel in the Group General Counsel’s Department and Senior Advisor for corporate legal matters and transactions. Felix studied law at the University of Zurich and received his doctorate in 1986. He was admitted to the bar of the Canton of Zug in 1988 and completed several post-graduate studies at the University of St. Gallen.

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Felix Horber

SIoD Chapter Chair

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Programs

  • VR-Diplom-Programm 25.2

    Stattet Sie mit umfassendem Verständnis und praktischen Werkzeugen zur effektiven Ausübung eines Verwaltungsrats-Mandats aus.

    • 29.8.2025 - 19.12.2025open
    Dauer 6 Halbtage
    Sprache Deutsch
    Standort(e) Zürich-Flughafen
    Investition CHF 7'750
  • International Board Certificate Program 25

    Enables you to become an effective board director in international companies and organizations.

    • 31.1.2025 - 13.12.2025open
    Duration 16 days
    Language English
    Location(s) Lausanne, Liestal, Lenzerheide, St.Gallen
    Investment CHF 19’500

    Flexible
    Start

  • Risiko & Compliance für den VR 24.2

    Vermittelt fundiertes Wissen in Hinblick auf Risiko und Compliance für den Verwaltungsrat.

    • 22.11.2024open
    Dauer 1 Halbtag
    Sprache Deutsch
    Standort(e) Zürich-Flughafen
    Investition CHF 1'250
  • International Board Certificate Program 24

    Enables you to become an effective board director in international companies and organizations.

      Duration 16 days
      Language English
      Location(s) Lausanne, Lucerne, St.Gallen, Spiez (Berne), Rüschlikon (Zurich)
      Investment CHF 19’500

      Flexible
      Start

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    Events

    • Swiss Board Secretary Circle 24

      Diese Veranstaltung bietet Gelegenheit, einen Einblick in die neuesten Erkenntnisse aus Corporate-Secretary-Praxis und -Forschung zu erhalten.

      23.10.2024, 17:00 - 21:00open

    • Swiss Board Circle 25

      Der Swiss Board Circle bietet die Gelegenheit, sich mit Kolleginnen und Kollegen auszutauschen und gleichzeitig neuste Trends der Governance zu diskutieren.

      10.1.2025, 9:00 - 17:30open