Thomas D. Meyer, Swiss-citizen and born and raised in Central Switzerland, studied Business Administration at HSG University of St.Gallen. After that, he joined Accenture AG (formerly Arthur Andersen AG) in its Zurich office. Thomas gained experiences in consulting, technology and operations services across several industry sectors, with a focus on insurance, banking and the automotive industries. He was elected partner and managing director in 2000 and became CEO and Country Managing Director of Accenture Switzerland in 2003. He furthermore was responsible for the Accenture Insurance Sector in Europe, Africa and Latin America, and he founded and led Accenture Digital in the German-speaking area. Thomas D. Meyer retired from Accenture End of May 2020. He was Chairman and Member of the Board Sunrise Communications Group AG, Zurich until April 2021 and continues to be a member of Economiesuisse. Thomas joined Swisscontact’s Foundation Council in 2020 and is the Chairman of the Foundation Board since June 2021.