Dr Markus A. Zoller


He was CEO of the Defence division and a member of the RUAG Executive Board from 2013 to 2019. Before joining RUAG, he gained experience over many years as a Project Director, Executive Board member and CEO of large, internationally active business units of technology companies. These include companies such as ABB, Alstom, Continental and Siemens. As a freelancer, he has managed and developed various SMEs.

He graduated as a mechanical engineer from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich and subsequently completed a doctorate in business administration and marketing at the University of St. Gallen (HSG). In addition to his professional activities, he holds further mandates as President of the Association for the Certification of Persons in Management (VZPM) and as a member of the extended Board of the Swiss-Asian Chamber of Commerce (SACC). He also teaches at several universities and universities of applied sciences.