Swiss, born 1963
Maître Eckert was appointed to the Board as a Non‑executive Director in 2013 and is a member of the Audit and Nominations Committees.
He graduated from Neuchâtel University, Switzerland, and holds an MBA from Berkeley, University of California.
Maître Eckert has been a practising lawyer since 1989 and a Partner of Lenz & Staehelin since 1999, advising on national and international corporate, commercial and tax law.
Maître Eckert serves on the board of several Swiss companies, including PSA International SA and UL (Underwriters Laboratories) AG, and on the board of several not-for-profit organisations, including the Fondation pour la Musique et la Culture, Genève. He is also a member of a number of Swiss and international professional organisations.