People: Swissquote Group Holding SA (SQN.S)
16 Nov 2018
Mr. Mario Fontana is Chairman of the Board of Directors at Swissquote Group Holding Ltd since April 2002. He has also been Chairman of the Board of Swissquote Bank Ltd since April 2004. He is also Member of the Nomination & Remuneration Committee of the Company. In addition to his current positions in the Company he also is Member of the Board of Dufry and Hexagon. Since 2010 he has been Chairman of the Board of Regent Lighting. He started his career in 1970 with IBM Switzerland as Sales Representative and International Account Manager. In 1977, he moved to Brazil as Chief Information Officer for Brown Boveri and later started the Swiss subsidiary of Storage Technology. After that, he served over 15 years as General Manager for Hewlett-Packard (HP), 10 years managing HP Switzerland, then the Computer Systems Business in Germany and Europe and was subsequently responsible for the worldwide business unit Financial Services, at Hewlett-Packard United States. Since the beginning of 1993, Mr. Fontana has served on various Boards as Member of the Board including SBB Swiss Railways, Bon appetit Group, Leica Geosystems and Sulzer among others. Mr.Fontana studied Mechanical Engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and holds a Master of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology (United States).
|Total Annual Compensation, CHF||152,017|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CHF||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CHF||--|
|All Other, CHF||9,618|
|Fiscal Year Total, CHF||161,635|