Urs Wälchli

Dr. rer. oec., University of Bern

Member of the Board

Prof. Dr. Urs Wälchli was elected member of the Board at the General assembly in 2019. He has advised the Board of Directors of InnoMedica since 2018, primarily on governance, strategy and financial issues. He is a visiting professor at the Simon Business School of the University of Rochester, New York, and SFI Adjunct Professor. The focus of his research, teaching and consulting activities is the financing and management of innovative companies.

Urs Wälchli studied economics at the University of Bern, where he also completed his doctorate on «Corporate Governance of Swiss Boards of Directors». He has researched and taught at various American universities (NYU, Wharton, Purdue University) and was assistant professor at the University of Bern from 2008 to 2014.