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The SENCITY® Rail MIMO Low Profile Antenna

Utilise as much space as possible and still get great connectivity on a double decker train with the SENCITY® Rail MIMO Low Profile antenna, an omni-directional rooftop MIMO antenna that is just 40 mm in height. It covers services for 5G and Wi-Fi 6E bands and includes multiband GNSS options. Find out more.

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Board of Directors

Name Member since   Term expires
Urs Kaufmann, Chairman 2014   2022
Dr. Beat Kälin, Deputy Chairman 2009   2022
Prof. Dr. Monika Bütler 2014   2022
Rolf Seiffert 2010   2022
Dr. Franz Studer 2019 2022
Jörg Walther 2016   2022
Urs Kaufmann

Urs Kaufmann

Chairman of the Board of Directors
1962, Swiss citizen
Board member since 2014, Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2017
Education and professional background
Dipl. Ing. ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) Zurich. Senior Executive Program IMD, Lausanne. 1987 to 1993 Project Manager, Production Manager and Head of Sales at Zellweger Uster AG, Uster and USA. Joined HUBER+SUHNER in 1994: 1994 to 1997 Managing Director of Henry Berchtold AG, a former subsidiary of HUBER+SUHNER AG. 1997 to 2000 Division Head and member of the Management Board of HUBER+SUHNER AG. Since 2001 member of the Executive Group Management and Chief Executive Officer from 2002 to 31 March 2017.

Other activities and vested interests
Chairman of the Board of Directors at Schaffner Holding AG, Luterbach. Member of the Board of Directors at SFS Group AG, Heerbrugg; Gurit Holding AG, Wattwil (until April 2021); Vetropack Holding AG, Bülach as well as Müller Martini Holding AG, Hergiswil. Executive committee member of SWISSMEM and the Swiss Employer's Association (SAV).
Dr. Beat Kälin

Dr. Beat Kälin

Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors
1957, Swiss citizen
Board member since 2009 (Chairman of the Board of Directors between 2015 and 2017)
Education and professional background
Dr. sc. techn., dipl. Ing. ETH Zurich. MBA INSEAD, Fontainebleau. 1987 to 1997 various management positions with Elektrowatt Group, Stäfa and Zug. 1998 to 2004 SIG Schweizerische Industrie-Gesellschaft Holding AG, Neuhausen a.Rhf., member of Executive Group Management as of 1999. 2004 to 2006 member of the divisional management board for packaging technology at Robert Bosch GmbH, Neuhausen a.Rhf. 2006 to 2007 COO, 2007 to 2015 CEO and since May 2015 Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Komax Group, Dierikon.

Other activities and vested interests
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sevensense Robotics AG, Zurich. Member of the Board of Directors of CabTec Holding AG, Rotkreuz. 

 
Prof. Dr. Monika Bütler

Prof. Dr. Monika Bütler

Member of the Board of Directors
1961, Swiss citizen
Board member since 2014
Education and professional background
Diploma in Mathematics / Physics from the University of Zurich. PhD in Economics from the University of St. Gallen. 1997 to 2001 Assistant Professor at the University of Tilburg, Netherlands, 1999 to 2004 Professor at the University of Lausanne, 2004 to 2021 full Professor of Economics and Public Policy and Director of the Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research (SEW) at the University of St. Gallen. Since February 2021 Honorary Professor at the University of St. Gallen.

Other activities and vested interests
Member of the Board of Directors of Schindler Holding Ltd., Hergiswil. Member of the Bank Council of the Swiss National Bank, Zurich. Vice President of the Foundation Board, Gebert Rüf Stiftung, Zurich.
Rolf Seiffert

Rolf Seiffert

Member of the Board of Directors
1958, Swiss citizen
Board member since 2010
Education and professional background
Dipl. Ing. ETH Zurich. 1988 to 1998 positions in product development and product management with ABB Transportation / Adtranz, Zurich. 1999 to 2010 various line functions in product development and sales at Siemens Switzerland, Rail Automation, Wallisellen. 2011 to 2013 Vice President Sales at duagon AG, Dietikon. 2013 to 2015 Head of Sales at Ruf Telematik AG, Schlieren. 2015 to 2017 Managing Director and 2018 Head of Railway Signaling at Kummler+Matter AG, Zurich. Managing Director of BBR rail automation Swiss AG, Lucerne since June 2019.
Dr.  Franz Studer

Dr. Franz Studer

Member of the Board of Directors
1965, Swiss citizen
Board member since 2019
Education and professional background
Dr. iur. University of Zurich. Admitted to the Zurich bar. MBA from the University of St. Gallen and International Directors Programme at INSEAD in Paris.
Many years of industry experience in various management positions.1999 to 2009 Bühler AG, Uzwil. 2010 to 2011 CEO/COO aizo group AG, Zurich/Wetzlar. Since 2012 Investment Director and member of the management at EGS Beteiligungen AG, Zürich, with several board of directors mandates in Swiss companies.

Other activities and vested interests
Chairman of the Board at Kantonsspital Winterthur. Chairman at FAES AG, Wollerau and Member of the Board at Sensirion AG, Stäfa.
Jörg Walther

Jörg Walther

Member of the Board of Directors
1961, Swiss citizen
Board member since 2016
Education and professional background
Lic. iur. University of Zurich. Admitted to the Aargau bar. MBA from the University of Chicago. Post-graduate degree from University of St. Gallen in European Economic Law. Advanced Management Program at University of Oxford. Management education in Business Strategy and Finance at Harvard Business School. Acquired many years of industry experience as a legal counsel and M&A expert to various multinational corporations. 1991 to 1995 Danzas Management, Basel. 1995 to 2001 ABB Asea Brown Boveri AG, Baden and Oerlikon. 2001 to 2009 Novartis International AG, Basel. Since 2010 partner at Schärer Attorneys at Law in Aarau.

Other activities and vested interests
Chairman of the Board of Directors at Proderma AG, Schötz. Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors at Zehnder Group AG, Gränichen and AEW Energie AG, Aarau. Member of the Board of Directors at SFS Group AG, Heerbrugg; Swiss Steel Holding AG, Luzern; Kraftwerk Augst AG, as well as Immobilien AEW AG, Aarau.  
Name Audit Committee Nomination and
Compensation Committee
Urs Kaufmann, Chairman   member
Prof. Dr. Monika Bütler chair  
Dr. Beat Kälin, Deputy Chairman   chair
Jörg Walther member