Monique Bourquin

Member of the Foundation Board;
Chair Person Finance Committee

Conseil de fondation, Comité directeur du conseil de fondation, Commission des finances


  • Member of the Board of Directors, Emmi AG, Lucerne
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Straumann Holding AG, Basel
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Kambly SA, Trubschachen
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Weleda AG, Arlesheim
  • President of Promarca (swiss association branded goods), Bern

Monique Bourquin holds a degree of business and economics of the university of St. Gallen and has been on the board of the Swisscontact Foundation since 2019. For the last few years, she has been working as a non-executive director in companies like Emmi AG, Straumann Holding AG, Kambly SA and Weleda AG and is a lecturer at ETHZ for the executive MAS Program in ‘change management’. Prior to her non-executive roles, she started her career at PWC before joining various FMCG (fast moving consumer goods) companies, where she worked mainly in marketing and sales functions. Her last roles were with Unilever, where she was Country Manager of Switzerland before working as CFO in Hamburg for the DACH region, till 2016.