Dr. Dieter Spälti is a Chairman at Dorsay Development Corp., an Independent Director at LafargeHolcim Ltd., at Alcon, Inc a Chief Executive Officer at Spectrum Value Management Ltd., and a Director at Landmark Capital (HK) Ltd.
He is on the Board of Directors at Grand Resort Bad Ragaz AG, Schweizerische Cement-Industrie AG, LafargeHolcim Ltd., IHAG Holding AG, and Alcon, Inc. In October 2002, he joined Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland-based Spectrum Value Management Ltd as a partner; the firm administers the industrial and private investments of the family of Thomas Schmidheiny. Since 2006, he has been Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors of Spectrum Value Management Ltd.
He was elected to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim Ltd (then “Holcim Ltd”) in 2003.
He was a Member of the Audit Committee from 2010 to 2015 and of the Governance & Strategy Committee of Holcim Ltd from 2013 to 2015.
He began his professional career as a Credit Officer with Bank of New York in New York NY, USA, before taking up an appointment as Chief Financial Officer of Tyrolit (Swarovski Group), based in Innsbruck, Austria, and Zurich, Switzerland in 1991.
He studied law at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, where he obtained a doctorate in 1989.