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About Fritz Gautschi

An executive in the energy industry for more than 35 years, Fritz Gautschi held several senior positions through Switzerland-based ABB, a global energy provider with a presence in approximately 100 countries. A Swiss national, Fritz Gautschi completed the master’s program at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, graduating cum laude, and later completed the International Senior Managers Program (ISMP) in Vevey, Switzerland. In addition to his executive roles, Mr. Gautschi also served as an advisor to the Gerson Lehrman Group and as a board member for Enporion. Over the course of his professional career, Fritz Gautschi has managed sales revenues in excess of $3.5 billion and has traveled extensively throughout the Middle East, East Asia, Europe, and South Africa.

As a result of his travels throughout India, he became a strong supporter of Smile Train, an international charity providing free cleft surgery for children throughout 87 countries. Additionally, he also lends his support to a number of domestic charitable causes such as the Salvation Army and Paralyzed Veterans of America.

................and later completed the Harvard International Senior Management Program (ISMP ) in Vevey ,Switzerland.................

Work experience

Mar 1999Dec 2001

President & CEO



Sep 1982Dec 1982


Harvard Business School / Europe
Oct 1961Feb 1966


Swiss Federal Institute of Technology