Experienced coach/mentor in industry and financial services. Formerly Regional President of Ciba-Geigy and Novartis for Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Central/Eastern Europe with special responsibility for merger integration. Former Chairman and board member of several Novartis subsidiaries. Past President of the British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce. Has lived and worked in UK, Switzerland, Mexico, Germany and Spain. British national, based in Basel. Native in English and speaks fluent German, French and Spanish.