Hans Ulrich Maerki

Mr. Maerki has a Masters degree in Business Administration from the University of Basel in Switzerland and in 2009 he achieved a Senior Fellowship of Advanced Leadership from Harvard University.

Mr. Maerki has been with IBM Switzerland in various positions from 1973 to 2008. From 1993 to 1995, he led IBM's business in Switzerland as General Manager. He served as a General Manager of IBM Global Services, Europe, Middle East and Africa from 1996 to July 2001. Mr. Maerki was the Chairman of IBM Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) from 2001 to 2008.

Mr. Maerki is Member of the Board of Directors of Swiss Re in Switzerland and Mettler-Tolede International in the United States.

Mr. Maerki serves on the Foundation Board of Schulthess-Klinik in Zurich, on the Board of Trustees of the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg as well as on the international advisory boards of the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) Paris, the IESE Business School University of Navarra (IESE), the IMD Business School in Lausanne and the Bocconi University in Milan.

Hans Ulrich Maerki has been an LLC AG partner since 2013.