Members of Group Executive Management

The CEO is responsible for managing the Group. He co-ordinates the activities of the individual divisions and chairs the Group Executive Management committee. The other members of Group Executive Management report to the CEO. The division heads run their divisions with a view to achieving sustainably profitable performance. They define the specific management tools their divisions require in addition to the Group-wide guidelines which are in place.

Michael Mueller, 1972, SWISS CITIZEN, MASTER’S DEGREE IN LAW (LIC. IUR. HSG) FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF ST. GALLEN
Michael Mueller, 1972, SWISS CITIZEN, MASTER’S DEGREE IN LAW (LIC. IUR. HSG) FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF ST. GALLEN

Previous activities:
CFO of Valora Holding AG, Managing Director of Rubus Capital Management AG, CEO, Board Delegate and Member of the Board of Directors of Jelmoli Holding AG, CEO of GVO Asset Management AG, merger and acquisitions advisor at Goldman Sachs, management consultant at Bain & Company advising on strategic transformation and restructuring programmes.

CEO of Valora since March 1, 2014.

Tobias Knechtle, 1972, Swiss citizen, Master’s degree in Economics (lic. rer. pol.) from the University of Berne
Tobias Knechtle, 1972, Swiss citizen, Master’s degree in Economics (lic. rer. pol.) from the University of Berne

Previous activities:
Senior Vice President, Finance at Kudelski Group, Principal and Managing Director at Cinven Private Equity, various consultancy positions at The Boston Consulting Group, Corporate Internal Auditor at Nestlé Group.

CFO of Valora since March 1, 2014.

Thomas Eisele, 1974, Swiss citizen, Master’s degree in Economics (lic. rer. pol.) from the University of Basel
THOMAS EISELE, 1974, Swiss citizen, Master’s degree in Economics (lic. rer. pol.) from the University of Basel

Previous activities:
Managing Director of Brezelbäckerei Ditsch GmbH & Brezelkönig AG, Head of Business Development / M&A at Valora Group, Assistant Executive Chairman of Valora Holding AG, Assistant Executive Chairman of Manor Group, CFO / COO itheca Group, management consultant at MCS.

CEO of division Food Service since April 1, 2014 (previously Ditsch / Brezelkönig division).

ROGER VOGT, 1977, SWISS CITIZEN, EXECUTIVE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (EMBA) AT THE UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES IN ZURICH (HWZ)
ROGER VOGT, 1977, SWISS CITIZEN, EXECUTIVE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (EMBA) AT THE UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES IN ZURICH (HWZ)

Previous activities:
CEO Valora Retail Switzerland, Head of Sales Region Northwestern Switzerland, Central Switzerland and Zurich at Coop, Head of Sales Region Central Switzerland and Zurich at Coop, manager of various Coop sales outlets, butcher at Coop.

CEO of the Retail division since 1 January 2019.

Documents

You find detailed Information about Corporate Governance at Valora Annual Report (Chapter Corporate Governance).

Reports