Jürg Fedier was elected to the Board of Directors of Datwyler Holding AG in 2015 at the Annual General Meeting. He is Chairman of the Audit Committee and a representative of the bearer shareholders.
Since 2009, he has been Chief Financial Officer of the publicly listed Oerlikon Group, which operates worldwide.
From 2007 to 2008 he was CFO of the Ciba Group. From 2006 to 2007 he was Head of Finance of Dow Europe and member of the Board of Directors. From 2002 to 2006, Jürg Fedier served as Vice President Finance of Dow Chemical, Performance Chemicals, USA, and from 2000 to 2002 as Global Business Finance Director of Dow Chemical, Thermosets. From 1978 to 2000, he held various management positions at Dow Chemical in the United States and Asia. Jürg Fedier is on the Board of Directors of listed Ascom Holding AG. He holds a degree in commerce from the Commercial College of Zurich, Switzerland and has completed international management programs at IMD, Switzerland and the University of Michigan, USA.