Claudia Böckstiegel and Patrick Firmenich will be nominated for election to the board of directors of UBS Group AG and UBS AG at the company’s AGM in April.
Böckstiegel has been general counsel and member of the Enlarged Executive Committee of Roche Holding AG since 2020. She joined Roche in 2001 in Germany and subsequently held several global legal leadership positions based in Switzerland.
Patrick Firmenich has been chair of the board of Firmenich International SA, the world’s largest privately owned perfume and flavouring company, since 2016. He is a board member of Jacobs Holding AG, INSEAD and INSEAD World Foundation. He is a member of the Advisory Council of the Swiss Board Institute.