Dr. Felix R. Ehrat is an Independent Non-Executive Director at Geberit AG, a Chairman of the Board of Directors at Globalance Bank AG, at Fideuram Bank (Suisse) SA, and a Member at Zurich Bar Association, at Swiss Arbitration Association at Swiss Bar Association.
He is on the Board of Directors at Geberit AG, Economiesuisse, Hyos Invest Holding AG, CIBA Vision GmbH (Germany) and Stiftung Avenir Suisse. With his extensive expertise, he serves as a member of the Board of Directors in a select number of listed and non-listed companies.
He was Group General Counsel and a member of the Executive Committee of Novartis from October 2011 until May 2018. Previously, he was Senior Partner and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the renowned law firm Bär & Karrer Ltd.
He also was a Director and member of the Board of Directors and Board Committees at Julius Bär Holding Ltd and Bank Julius Bär & Co. Ltd and several technology firms. Furthermore, he was Chairman of the Board of Banca del Gottardo (today’s EFG).
He has a doctoral law degree from the University of Zurich and an L.L.M. from McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento/California.
He pursued further education, a.o. at the Harvard Business School.