People: Sonova Holding AG (SONVF.PK)
20 Aug 2014
Mr. Andreas (Andy) Rihs has been Non-Executive Director at Sonova Holding AG since March 30, 2011. He was Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company from 1992 until March 30, 2011. He is one of the founders of the Phonak Group together with his partner Beda Diethelm, and his brother Hans-Ueli Rihs. In 1966, Mr. Rihs joined Beda Diethelm, who came to Phonak a year earlier as technical manager. He began to build up the marketing and commercial aspect of the company. He first established a sales organization for Switzerland, and then gradually built up a global distribution network. Mr. Rihs led the Phonak Group as Chief Executive Officer until April 2000, and as Interim Chief Executive Officer, from April 2002 to September 2002. He completed his education and business training primarily in Switzerland and France.
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