Ivo Furrer was elected President of digitalswitzerland in September 2018. He is a member of the Board of Directors at Bank Julius Baer and Helvetia Group and holds other mandates at Inventx and responsAbility Investments AG. He is also a member of the Supervisory Board of the Financial Market Authority in Liechtenstein. Ivo headed Swiss Life’s Swiss business for nine years, until March 2017. Prior to that, he held various management positions at Zurich Financial Services, Credit Suisse and Winterthur Insurance. He studied law at the Universities of Zurich and Fribourg.