Dr. Thomas Stähelin is Chairman of the Board at Arvernus Capital AG, at Stamm Bau AG, at Swiss Business Association Saudi Arabia, at Swissport International AG, at Basel Chamber of Commerce, at Lantal Textiles AG, at Kühne Holding AG, Co-Chairman at Saudi-Swiss Business Council, Chairman at Scobag Privatbank AG, a Member at Swiss Foundation for Accounting & Reporting Recommendations, Partner at Fromer Advokatur & Notariat, Senior Managing Partner at Fromer, Inc., Senior Managing Partner at Lenz & Staehelin AG and Senior Managing Partner at Schultheiß Holding GmbH & Co. KG.
He is on the Board of Directors at Rezidor Hotel Group AB, Switzerland Global Enterprise, INFICON Holding AG, Economiesuisse, Kühne + Nagel International AG, Mymetics Corp., Kieser Training AG and Kühne-Stiftung.
He gained several years of professional experience as Commercial Lawyer with Baker & McKenzie and Roesle Frick & Partner, predominantly in M&A, financial and capital markets law, as well as anti-trust law.
He spent five years of experience as Managing Director of a listed investment company (thereof two years as Member of the Board) and gained broad experience as Member of the Board in various companies.
He studied law at the Universities of Zurich and holds a Law degree.
He also studied at the University of Basel and finished with a Dr.jur.
He gained a Master of Laws from the Katholieke Hogeschool Brugge Oostende.