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Dr. Paul J. Hälg

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Member of the Board of Directors

Paul J. Hälg (1954, Swiss) has been Member of the Board of Directors of Dätwyler IT Infra AG since October 2012. He has also been Member of the Board and Chairman of the publicly listed Datwyler Holding Inc., a sister company of the privately held Dätwyler IT Infra AG, since 2017. As former Datwyler CEO (2004 to 2016), he knows the company's markets and potential. 

Having been CEO and Chairman of listed companies for many years, he is very familiar with strategic issues. Prior to joining Datwyler, he was a member of the Forbo Group Executive Board as Head of the Adhesives division. From 1986 to 2001 Paul Hälg held various senior positions within Gurit-Essex (Gurit-Heberlein Group), most recently as its CEO. Prior to that, he worked at the Swiss Aluminum Group for five years. Paul Hälg was Chairman of the Board of Directors of the publicly listed Sika AG until March 2024. He is Director of Sonceboz Automotive S. A. and also a member of the Board of Trustees of the ETH Foundation, Swisscontact and the Swiss Air Rescue Service (Rega). 

He graduated from ETH Zurich (Swiss polytechnical university) with a doctorate in chemistry (Dr. sc. techn.).