Board of Directors

Monique Bourquin

Swiss (born 1966)
Member of the Audit & Risk Committee and the Human Resource & Compensation Committee
Board Member since 2017

Monique Bourquin

Other main activities in 2018:
Member of the Board of Emmi (dairy group) and their Market, Compensation and Agricultural Committees; Board member of Kambly (biscuit company); President of Promarca (Swiss branded goods association); Board Member of GfM (Swiss marketing association); Member of the Board of trustees of Swisscontact (NGO); lectures in the Executive MAS program of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich.

Career highlights:
Having worked with PWC, Rivella and Mövenpick, Monique Bourquin joined Unilever in 2002. After four years as a Country Manager from 2008 to 2012, she became CFO for the GAS region from 2012 to 2016. She also held board mandates in Promarca, various Unilever internal companies and two Unilever pension funds.

Qualifications:
Degree in economics and finance from St. Gallen University.

Key attributes for the Board:
In addition to her board experience in other companies, Monique Bourquin has a strong track record in general management, finance, marketing, distribution and leadership gained from her career in the international consumer-goods industry.