Executive Board

PostFinance Ltd’s Executive Board has seven members. Hansruedi Köng has been the CEO since 1 January 2012. The members of the Executive Board are appointed by the Board of Directors. The Executive Board is responsible for the operational management of PostFinance Ltd.

  • Chief Executive Officer

    1966, Switzerland, member since 1 January 2012, lic. rer. pol. (University of Bern), Business Administration and Economics Advanced Executive Program (Swiss Finance Institute, Zurich)

    Professional background

    • PostFinance Ltd (Head of Treasury, Head of Finance, CEO, Member of the Executive Board; since 1 March 2003)
    • BVgroup Berne (Deputy Managing Director)
    • Pricewaterhouse Coopers Ltd (Senior Manager)
    • Basler Kantonalbank (Member of Executive Management)
    • Schweizerische Volksbank (Head of Asset & Liability Management)

    Key posts

    • None
  • Chief Business Unit Officer Payment Solutions a.i.

    1976, Switzerland, member since 1 June 2021, UAS degree in Business Economics, Executive Program (Swiss Finance Institute), MAS in Corporate Finance, Executive MBA (HSG)

    Professional background

    • PostFinance Ltd (Head of Sales Retail, Head of Sales for Business Customers, Regional Head of Sales for Business Customers; Member since 2011)
    • UBS (various other positions; 2001 – 2010)

    Key posts

    • None
  • Chief Business Unit Officer Retail Banking

    1966, Switzerland, member since 1 March 2020, Executive MBA, ZFH (Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration (HWZ) and the University of Virginia Darden School of Business, USA)

    Professional background

    • Bank Cler (CEO and Deputy Chair of Group management)
    • Bank Coop (Interim CEO)
    • Bank Coop (Head of Sales Division, Member of the Executive Board, Deputy CEO as well as Member of Basler Kantonalbank Group management)
    • Credit Suisse (Head of Zurich North market area, Oerlikon, Director)

    Key posts

    • TWINT Ltd (Member of the Board of Directors)
    • TWINT Acquiring Ltd (Member of the Board of Directors)
  • Chief Financial Officer

    1962, Switzerland, member since 1 November 2011, qualified banking expert, Advanced Executive Program (Swiss Finance Institute)

    Professional background

    • UBS (Head of Regional Accounting & Controlling Switzerland, Head of Financial Accounting Switzerland)
    • Swiss Bank Corporation

    Key posts

    • Bern Arena Stadion AG (Member of the Board of Directors)
  • Chief Risk Officer

    1977, Switzerland, member since 1 July 2017, M.A. HSG in Legal Studies Universität St.Gallen, Diploma of Advanced Studies in Compliance Management, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Institute of Financial Services IFZ Zug

    Professional background

    • PostFinance Ltd (Head of Compliance, Units Manager for Regulation & Tax Compliance, Project Manager; since 2009) 
    • Malik Management Center St. Gallen
    • Huber + Suhner AG 

    Key posts

    • esisuisse (Board member)
    • Österreichische Post AG (Member of the Supervisory Board)
  • Chief Transformation Officer

    1971, Switzerland, member since 1 November 2017, Psychology and Business Administration at the University of Zurich, Executive Master’s in systematic, solution-oriented coaching from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland in Olten, Executive MBA from the University of St. Gallen

    Professional background

    • localsearch.ch (Head of HR and member of the Executive Board)
    • SBB Cargo (various other positions; 2004 – 2013)

    Key posts

    • Pantex Ltd (Member of the Board of Directors)
    • seebacher GmbH (Joint owner)
  • Chief Operation Officer

    1968, Switzerland, member since 1 September 2014, Federal Certificate in Business Information Technology (WISS), SKU Advanced Management Diploma in Corporate Governance (AMP-HSG)

    Professional background

    • PostFinance Ltd (Deputy Head of Information Technology, Head of Core Banking Transformation)
    • Entris Banking Ltd

    Key posts

    • Finform Ltd (Chairman of the Board of Directors)