Gilbert Achermann is an advisor at Lunaphore for business and corporate development, corporate finance, strategic partnerships and leaderships. He engages in various mandates in publicly-listed and privately-owned companies across a range of industries, including medical devices, pharma services, banking, consumer goods and retail.
Currently he serves as the Chairman of Straumann, the global leader in implant dentistry and as a board member of Julius Baer, a leading private bank. Previously he also held mandates as Chairman and Co-CEO of the Vitra Group, a family owned furniture and shopfitting company; the Chairman role at Siegfried, a listed pharma service company, and Vice Chairman of the Moser Group, a privately owned luxury watch company. Prior he was CFO and CEO at Straumann. His professional life started at UBS in Investment Banking. He holds an EMBA from IMD and a BA from University of applied sciences St. Gallen.