SOFGEN Consulting AG, the Swiss subsidiary of SOFGEN Holdings Limited, is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Frischknecht as new CEO.
Daniel Frischknecht will succeed Armin Heeb as CEO from 1 March 2014 with the latter appointed Chairman, SOFGEN Consulting AG with even date.
Daniel Frischknecht, 48, is a management consultant with a strong banking background and expertise in integrated banking systems. He has been a member of the Executive Board of Business Solutions AG since 2001 and led one of their consulting units with responsibility for various banks as key account manager. Daniel will focus on the further development of the business in the German speaking part of Switzerland.
Regarding his motivation to join SOFGEN said Frischknecht: "SOFGEN Consulting AG is a company with highly motivated employees and significant growth potential. I am looking forward to strengthening and expanding our position in the consulting market."
Former CEO Armin Heeb commented: "In Daniel Frischknecht we have found an experienced and established manager, with a profound knowledge of the banking market. He will ensure our expansion both in Switzerland and the surrounding countries."
Heeb, who has been with SOFGEN since 2010 will take over responsibility for strategic customer projects in the SOFGEN group in addition to his new role as SOFGEN Consulting AG Chairman.