Dr Hans Schulz (1959)

German citizen; Dr. Ing. Mechanical Engineering, Certified Industrial Engineer
Member of the Board since 2008

Professional career


  • Head of Coating Division of Balzers and Leybold (subsequently renamed Coating Services Division (Balzers) of Unaxis), Head of Balzers Thin Films Division, from 1999 member of the extended Executive Board of Unaxis (1996 – 2005)
  • Member of the Executive Board of Nordostschweizerische Kraftwerke, Head of NOK Grids, Head of NOK Trading and Sales (2006 – 2007)


  • CEO of EGL AG

Other activities and functions

Positions on boards of major corporations, organisations and foundations

  • Member of the Boards of EGL Italia and Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG
  • Member of the Executive Board of Axpo Holding AG

Permanent positions with important interest groups

  • Member of the Executive Board of Swisselectric