Management Board.

This is the SBB Management Board. It has eight members, who are chosen by the Board of Directors. 

They are each responsible for the operational management of their area of responsibility. The following table provides information on the structure and function of the Management Board.  

Andreas Meyer (1961)

CEO & Chairman of the Management Board (since 2007)

Lic. iur., lawyer; MBA from INSEAD Fontainebleau (France); previously held the posts of legal counsel/project manager at ABB Schweiz, Baden, and managing director of Babcock Rohrleitungsbau GmbH, Oberhausen/Bitterfeld (Germany); most recently at Deutsche BahnAG, where he headed DB Stadtverkehr GmbH and was a member of the Board of Management of DB Personenverkehr GmbH as well as of the Group Executive Board of Deutsche Bahn AG.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

  • Swiss Federal Railways SBB Cargo AG, Olten, President
  • Union of Public Transport (UPT), Bern, Member of the Board and Committee
  • Community of European Railways (CER), Brussels, Member
  • IMP HSG – Institute for Systemic Management and Public Governance, St. Gallen, Member of the Executive Committee
  • digitalswitzerland, Zurich, Member of the Steering Committee

Anton Häne (1955)

Head of Passenger Division (since 2018)

Railway traffic technician, since 1971 at SBB as Head of System Operations Distribution (1992–1999), Head of Controlling Passenger Division (1999–2001), Head of Distribution Switzerland (2002–2007), Head of Traffic Management (2007–2014), Head Long-Distance Services (2014–2016) and Head of Traffic (2014–2017).

Board of Directors and other mandates:

  • zb Zentralbahn AG, Stansstad, President 
  • Swiss Travel Fund (REKA), cooperative, Bern, Member

Alexander Muhm (1977)

Head of Real Estate (since 2019)

Alexander Muhm studied architecture in Vienna and holds a doctorate in technology from the TU Wien and an Executive MBA in General Management from the University of St. Gallen. Before taking on the role as Head of Real Estate and member of the SBB Management Board, he headed up the Development Unit as a member of the Real Estate divisional management since 2013.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

Grosse Schanze AG, Bern, Vice President of Board of Directors

Jacques Boschung (1967)

Head of Infrastructure (since 2019)

Master’s degree in physics, studies at the University of Lausanne and EPFL Lausanne. He previously worked for Dell Technologies and was Senior Vice President for global alliances and telecoms companies in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

BlueFactory Fribourg SA, Fribourg, President of the Board of Directors

Christoph Hammer (1970)

Chief Financial Officer (since 2017)

Business economist at the University of Applied Sciences in Business Studies (HWV) and further training at the Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne. He previously worked as Associate Partner and Director at the auditing and consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, was CFO and deputy CEO of Starbucks Switzerland/Austria, CFO of Hilti Switzerland, Northern Europe and Great Britain, and most recently Head of Global Group Controlling.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

  • Swiss Federal Railways SBB Cargo AG, Olten, Member
  • FC St. Gallen Event AG and FC St. Gallen AG, St. Gallen, Member 

Markus Jordi (1961)

Head of Human Resources (since 2007)

Lic. iur., studies and further training at the universities of Bern, St. Gallen and Basel. Previously worked as Head of Human Resources Switzerland at Basler Versicherungen and Member of the Board, as well as Head of Corporate Human Resources at Bâloise Holding from 2006.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

  • Community of European Railways (CER), Brussels, Member of the HR Directors Conference and Member of the Steering Committee European Sectoral Social Dialogue
  • Swiss Employers’ Association, Zurich, Member of the Board
  • Ti&m Holding AG, Zurich, Member

Peter Kummer (1965)

Chief Information Office (since 2009)

Lic. rer. pol (business management and information technology) degree from the University of Berne. With SBB since 2007 as Chief IT Architect for the Architecture & Quality unit. As a senior management member, Mr Kummer was previously responsible for business architecture at the Swiss insurance and pensions company Mobiliar.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

SwissSign Group AG, Opfikon, Member

Kathrin Amacker (1962)

Head of Communications, Policy, Sustainability (since 2013)

Dr. phil. II (Pharmaceutics), she previously managed Corporate Communications at Swisscom AG and was a member of the Management Board of the telecoms company. At the start of her career, Kathrin Amacker worked at Novartis, where her various roles included Project Manager in technical areas and in Human Resources Management. Furthermore, she was engaged in employee relations and active on a political level, e.g. as a member of the National Council for the CVP.

Board of Directors and other mandates:

  • Swiss Museum of Transport, Lucerne, Member of the Board
  • LITRA, Bern, Member of the Board 
  • Swiss Corporate Communication Award, Member of the Jury
  • Regio Basilensis, President
  • University Council, Basel, Member
  • Foundation Board of Merian Iselin, Basel, Member
  • Brandenberger Award Committee, Member 
  • Sponsoring association of the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Basel 2021, President 
  • Foundation CH2048, Advisory Board

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