Board of Directors

Dr Sebastian Burckhardt

Swiss (born 1954)
Member of the Audit Committee
Secretary of the Board
Board Member since 2002

Dr  Sebastian Burckhardt

Sebastian Burckhardt began his studies in the fields of economics and law and obtained his doctorate law degree at the University of Basel. He is a lawyer admitted to the Bar of Switzerland and a civil law notary in Basel. He was admitted to the New York Bar following studies at New York University School of Law. He is a partner at Vischer AG, a law firm in Basel.

Straumann’s Board of Directors benefits from Dr Burckhardt’s expertise as an independent lawyer. He is a specialist in corporate and commercial law and in mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, licensing, distribution and technology agreements. His knowledge extends well beyond legal matters and includes many years’ experience on corporate boards.