Swiss national, born in 1957
First elected 2016
Victor Balli started his professional career in 1985, working as a Financial Analyst & Business Development Manager with EniChem International SA in Zurich and Milan. From 1991 to 1995, he worked as a Principal with Adinvest AG, a corporate finance advisory company with offices in Zurich, San Francisco, New York, and London. Victor Balli held various positions at Minibar between 1996 and 2005, most recently as Chief Executive Officer EMEA as of 2005. From 2007 to 2018 Victor Balli was Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG.
Victor Balli holds the following mandates in companies that are quoted on an official stock exchange: Member of the Board of KWS Saat SE, Member of the Board of Ceva Logistics AG (as of May 2018). He is nominated to be elected as a member of the Board of SIKA AG on 9 April 2019.
He holds the following mandates in companies that are non-quoted: Member of the Board of the Federal Audit Oversight Authority (as of January 2018), Member of the Supervisory Board of Louis Dreyfus Company Holding B.V. (as of May 2018) and Member of the Board of Hemro AG (as of August 2018).
Victor Balli has a Masters in Economics from the University of St. Gallen and a Masters in Chemical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.