Leonteq appoints Hans Widler as CFO

18 April 2024

Leonteq AG (SIX: LEON) today announced that Hans Widler has been appointed CFO and member of the Executive Board. He succeeds Antoine Boublil, who will leave the company to pursue other opportunities.

Hans Widler (born 1974) is a Swiss citizen and joined Leonteq in 2013 as Head Accounting; He has been the group’s Head of Financial Management since 2015. Subject to official approval, he will become a member of the management board. He previously worked in senior finance roles at Clariden Leu, Coutts & Co and in auditing and consulting at KPMG in Switzerland and Singapore. Hans Widler is a federally qualified auditor and holds a TRIUM Executive MBA from NYU Stern New York, HEC Paris and LSE London.

Hans Widler succeeds Antoine Boublil, who joined Leonteq in January 2024 and has decided to leave the company to pursue other opportunities.

“We consider ourselves lucky that Hans Widler is taking over the CFO position at Leonteq,” said Lukas Ruflin, CEO of Leonteq. «Hans is highly respected and we look forward to continuing to work with him in his new role. His experience and in-depth knowledge of the company will help him lead Leonteq through the next phase of development. We wish Antoine all the best for the future.”

Hans Widler, CFO of Leonteq, explained: “I am very much looking forward to my new role as CFO and will ensure a constructive dialogue with investors, capital market participants, regulatory authorities and other stakeholders.”

Antoine Boublil added: «Leonteq is a unique company with a strong capital base and has attractive growth potential with many promising initiatives. I wish everyone at Leonteq all the best.”

Source: Leonteq
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