Mr. Jean Pierre Wirtz is a CPA in Zurich Switzerland and holds a Degree in economics – University of Strasbourg (France). He has taken an Executive Program at Insead in Fontainebleau and a Senior Management Program at Harvard Business School
He has 40 years of professional experience, specialising in the fields of Internal audit, Controlling, Reporting, Acquisitions Risk Management and Accounting. He is the Former Head of Corporate Internal Audit at Givaudan, Geneva for 8 years. He has served as Senior Vice President at Holcim (9 Yrs), and as Senior Vice President at Roche for 10 years. He has also been a member of the FER-Kommission (Swiss accounting setting board) and Industrie-Holding Bem, leading working-group accounting and reporting.