Sustainable Leaders Conference 2022

  • 1st November 2022
  • Zürich
  •  05:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Hybrid

Event Detail Information

Language: English

For virtual participants, live streaming: 17:50 - 20:30 CET

The event is free for Premium SAMBA Members!

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Event Schedule

17:30 PM - 17:50 PM

Door Opening & Registration

17:50 PM - 17:55 PM


Dr. Marc-André Schauwecker, President, SAMBA

17:55 PM - 18:15 PM

Keynote Opening Speech: "How sustainable are sustainable investments?"

Reto Ringger, Founder & CEO, Globalance Bank

18:15 PM - 19:00 PM

Panel 1: The race to net-zero: Dream or Realistic Option?"

Moderator: Thomas M. Kläusli, SAMBA
Reto Ringger, Founder & CEO, Globalance Bank
Montse Montaner, Former Chief Sustainability Officer and Quality Officer, Novartis             
Karin Reiter, Global Head of Sustainability, The Adecco Group  
Martin Weymann, Head Group Sustainability, Swiss Re  

19:00 PM - 19:20 PM

Break & Networking

19:20 PM - 20:05 PM

Panel 2: Sustainability - The Business Model of the Future

Moderator: Thomas M. Kläusli, SAMBA
Peter Zollinger, Head of Impact Research, Globalance Bank
Christine Crosby, Sustainability Director, Hero Group       
Saskia Günther, Head of Corporate Responsibility, Swisscom
Linda Freiner, Group Head of Sustainability, Zurich Insurance Group
Virginia Ureta Hochstetter, Head of Sustainability / ESG, Straumann Group  

20:05 PM - 20:20 PM

Closing Speech

Dr. Antonios Koumbarakis, Head Sustainability & Strategic Regulatory, PwC Switzerland

20:20 PM - 20:30 PM

Thank you

Thomas M. Kläusli, SAMBA 

20:30 PM - 22:00 PM

Apéro-Riche & Networking