Urs Schaeppi


Chief Executive Officer Swisscom AG


Urs Schaeppi, CEO of Swisscom since 2013, one of the top telecommunications companies in Switzerland. 

He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Fastweb, the number two telecommunications firm in Italy. Previously he headed Corporate Business and Swisscom Switzerland since October 2013. Prior to his current post, Schaeppi headed a number of the firm’s business divisions and has held executive board roles there since the 1990s. Before joining Swisscom, he held various management positions at Iveco, Ascom AG and the Biberist paper mill.  

Urs Schaeppi qualified as a certified engineer (dipl. Ing.) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH) and also holds a degree in business administration and marketing (lic. oec.) from the University of St. Gallen.