Hanspeter Rüfenacht




  • 1984 Business administration HWV (Higher College for Business and Administration)
  • 1977 apprenticeship, Berufsmittelschule KV Bern (vocational training college)

Professional career

  • 1999–2019 Berner Kantonalbank AG: Head of Credit Management, from 2002 Member of the Executive Board and Head Consulting and Sales department, 2012–2019 Chief Executive Officer
  • 1974–1999 Schweizerische Bankgesellschaft/UBS AG: Various management functions in private and corporate business and credit management

Main occupation


Mandates within the group/membership in committees

  • Chairman of the Remuneration Committee
  • Member of the Audit and Compliance Committee
  • Member of the Foundation Board of the Jungfrau Railways Staff Pension Fund
  • Member of the Investment Committee of the Jungfrau Railways Staff Pension Fund

Business relationship with Jungfrau Railways


Management and supervisory activities


Permanent management and consulting functions for major stakeholder groups