PostFinance names Beat Röthlisberger its new CEO
The PostFinance Board of Directors has appointed Beat Röthlisberger as the new Chief Executive Officer of PostFinance.
The business administration graduate has a wealth of management experience. His career in the financial sector began at Swiss Bank Corporation (SBC) in Basel in 1992. He held various roles at SBC and UBS Basel until 2015, including Deputy Regional Head of Corporate Customers and Deputy Head of Credit Risk Management. Since July 2017, he has led the Corporate Banking Advisory business unit at BLKB and been a member of the Executive Board, taking on the additional role of Deputy CEO in August 2021.
Beat Röthlisberger will take up operational management of PostFinance on 1 July 2024, subject to regulatory approval. He replaces Hansruedi Köng, who will step down at the end of February 2024 after 12 years as CEO.
From March until the end of June, Kurt Fuchs will serve as interim CEO of PostFinance. He will then return to his usual role as CFO.