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Swiss National Bank (SNBN.SW)

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Swiss National Bank

Bundesplatz 1
Bern 3003
41 58 631 00 00

Sector(s)Financial Services
Full-time employees868

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Thomas J. JordanChairman of the Governing Board & Head of Department I1.25MN/A1963
Mr. Fritz ZurbrüggVice-Chairman of Governing Board & Head of Department II1.12MN/A1960
Ms. Andréa M. MaechlerHead of Department III & Member of Governing Board1.26MN/A1969
Hugo BischofDeputy Director of Premises & Technical ServicesN/AN/AN/A
Martin PlenioDirector of Legal ServicesN/AN/AN/A
Sabine WeyAssistant Director of ComplianceN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Susanne MühlemannDeputy Director of CommunicationsN/AN/A1968
Thomas IttenDirector of HR and Director HR Exec. Advice & SupportN/AN/AN/A
Sophie M. FaberHead of Risk Management & DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Peter ThüringHead of Information Technology & DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CHF.


Schweizerische Nationalbank, an independent central bank, provides banking services to the Swiss Confederation. The company implements its monetary policy by steering the interest rate level on the money market; supplies the Swiss economy with banknotes and coins commensurate with demand for payment purposes; distributes banknotes and coins; facilitates and secures the operation of cashless payment systems; and manages the currency reserves. It also analyses the sources of risk to the financial system and identifies areas where action is needed, and oversees financial market infrastructures, as well as facilitates the creation and implementation of a regulatory framework for the financial sector; and participates in international monetary cooperation and provides technical assistance. In addition, the company processes payments on behalf of the confederation; issues money market debt register claims and bonds; handles the custody of securities; and carries out foreign exchange transactions. Further, it compiles statistical data on banks and financial markets, the balance of payments, direct investment, the international investment position, and the Swiss financial accounts. The company was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Bern, Switzerland.

Corporate governance

Swiss National Bank’s ISS governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.