Curriculum Vitae

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Ulrich Walter Stüssi

born July 2, 1945, Switzerland

Swiss citizen

german, english, french, italian, spanish (knowledge)

Professional Training
1969 Diploma as Engineer (Aircraft Engineering) at Federal Institute of Technology, Zuerich
1975 Dr. sc. techn. (Ph. D) in Applied Mechanics at Federal Institute of Technology, Zuerich
1977 Course in Nuclear Engineering at ETH Lausanne
1979-87 General Staff training at Swiss army, last rank: colonel in General Staff
1991 Executive Program at Stanford University, California
1996 Executive Program in Strategy and Organisation at Stanford University, California
Business Functions
1976-79 Basler&Hofmann, Zuerich: projectmanagement, design (nuclear power plants)
1979-81 MARC, Palo Alto, USA: vice president marketing and sales at corporate level (CAE computer software industry)
1981-92 Tensor AG, Zürich, CEO (CAE software for mechanical industry)
1993- Stüssi & Partner, Zuerich: partner and owner (strategic turnaround management, strategic technology innovation)
Various mandates as turnaround manager and Board member (see next page)
2012   Jossi AG, Islikon, CEO
Contact Adress
Stüssi & Partner, Humrigenflurstrasse 25
CH-8704 Herrliberg, Switzerland
phone +41 79 402 64 27, fax +41 44 915 09 64
Professional Experience
Member of Boards of Directors
Responsibility as Chairman or member of the Board in turnaround or growth situations
(strategic, financial, operations, M&A), partially also as investor.
1981-92 TENSOR AG (CAE software for mechanical industry)
1995-97 Posalux SA, Biel (machine tools)
1995-97 Schmutz SA, Crissier (steel trading)
2000-02 Schneider Dämmtechnik AG, Winterthur (isolation products)
2001-03 Sihl AG, Zürich (paper industry), with subsidiaries in Germany
2001-04 HM Holding AG, Frauenfeld (trading)
1997-07 Blattmann +Co. AG, WŠdenswil (agriculture commodities trading), with subsidiary in Taiwan
2001-06 Eugen Seitz AG, Wetzikon (valves technologies), with subsidiary in PRC
2004-06 Napac Holding AG and Napac Schweiz AG, Sirnach (nature pots)
2004-06 Capan AG, Zürich (financing holding)
2005-06 Napac Biotech. Inc., Spartanburg SC, USA (nature pots)
1997-06 Blattmann Cerestar AG, Wädenswil (nutrition production, J/V with Cargill)
1997-07 Blattmann +Co. AG, Wädenswil (agriculture commodities trading)
1997-08 Silo AG Brunnen, Brunnen (grain silo)
1999-08 montena sa, Matran (electronic components, mechanical system builder,
special machines, powder handling systems), with subsidiary in PRC
2006-08 swisspolymera sa, Payerne (systems for recycling of plastics)
1999-09 métar sa, Matran and Shanghai (special machines)
2008-11 ETeCH AG, Zürich (seed money investment fond)
2002-13 PROSE AG, Winterthur (rolling stock components, engineering, change management, with subsidiary in Germany)
2010-13 Schaetti AG, Wallisellen (polyester, polyamides, with subsidiaries in Germany and PRC)
2007-14 SuSoS AG, Zürich (surface technologies on nano-scale)
2006-15 Hocoma AG, Schwerzenbach (rehabilitation systems, medtech)
2013-15 Albis Technologies Holding AG, Zürich (telecommunication)
2005-17 Jossi Holding AG, Islikon (mechatronic systems and medical instruments)
2012-17 NeMoDevices, Zürich (neuromonitoring systems, medtech)
Special Expertise
  • Leadership Coaching
  • Corporate Governance
  • Market and Business Mechanics in Europe, USA and PRC
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Innovation (Technology, Business Models)
  • Supply Chain Management, Production
  • Process Reengineering
  • M&A incl. Real Estates
  • Financing
  • Turnarounds, Change Management
1997-09 Business Angels Club, Zürich, founder and initial president
1999-10 Member of the Board of Realgymnasium Rämibühl, Zürich
2004- Technology Transfer ETHZ-SME, initiator and initial president, technology coach
2010- Stiftung Pro Pferd, vice president of the board
2011- Orchester vom See, founder, president and conductor

Stüssi & Partner, Humrigenflurstrasse 25, 8704 Herrliberg
E-Mail:, phone +41 79 402 64 27, fax +41 44 915 09 64