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Erstellt am 28.11.2017

Stephan Mumenthaler appointed as new Director of scienceindustries

After some 32 years working for scienceindustries and 18 years as its Director, Dr. Beat Moser is retiring at the end of 2017.

The Board of scienceindustries appointed Dr. Stephan Mumenthaler as the new Director of scienceindustries today. The 49-year old economist currently works at Novartis Business Services as Head of Economic & Swiss Public Affairs. Before joining Novartis he held a number of positions in the administration, advisory and industrial sectors, both in Switzerland and abroad. Stephan Mumenthaler will assume his new office on 1 May 2018.

Stephan Mumenthaler has a doctorate in international trade from the University of Basel, is married and has two children. He is also active in politics and represents the FDP on the Grand Council of the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

Marcel Sennhauser will manage scienceindustries ad interim until Dr. Stephan Mumenthaler takes up his new position.

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Marcel Sennhauser, Head of Communication, Tel. +41 44 368 17 44, #swiss_science