CEO Swiss Bankers Association (SBA)

Jörg Gasser has long-standing experience in domestic as well as international politics, diplomacy and financial market policy. He began his career at the International Committee of the Red Cross. In senior positions with the Swiss government, including Policy Adviser in the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, Secretary General of the Federal Department of Justice and Police and afterwards of the Federal Department of Finance, he advocated for a sustainable and competitive business location and financial centre. Most recently, he was State Secretary of the State Secretariat for International Finance. In 2018, the magazine Bilanz designated him one of the leaders in digitalisation in Switzerland. Jörg Gasser has been CEO of the Swiss Bankers Association since May 2019.