Michael Wider (1961)

Swiss citizen; lic. iur. MBA
Member of the Board since 2010

Professional career


  • Various positions at Entreprises Electriques Fribourgeoises (EEF) (1987 – 1995)
  • EEF secretary general, member of the Executive Board (1995 – 1997)
  • Head of Finance and Management Services, member of the Executive Board (1997 – 2001)
  • Head of the EEF / ENSA merger to form Groupe E, member of the Executive Board (2001 – 2002)
  • COO EOS Holding + Erzeugung (2003 – 2007)
  • Current

  • Deputy CEO Alpiq Holding AG and Head of Energy Switzerland since 2009

Other activities and functions

Positions on boards of major corporations, organisations and foundations

  • Member of the Boards of Kernkraftwerk Gösgen-Däniken AG, swissgrid ag, Grande Dixence SA, Electricité d'Emosson SA, Società Elettrica Sopracenerina SA (SES) and HYDRO Exploitation SA
  • Member of the Executive Board, Association of Swiss Electricity Suppliers (VSE)