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Dr Daniel Risch

Dr Daniel Risch has been Prime Minister of the Principality of Liechtenstein since 25 March 2021.

Curriculum Vitae

Name Dr Daniel Risch
Function Prime Minister since 25 March 2021
Responsible for Ministry of General Government Affairs and Finance
Date of Birth 5 March 1978
Town Triesen
Marital status married, two children


2006 - 2007 SNF research stay as visiting scholar at the University of Melbourne
2004 - 2007 Doctorate in Information Systems at the University of Fribourg, Dr. rer. pol.
1999 - 2003

Business administration studies at the University of St. Gallen (HSG), University of Zurich and Ludwig-Maximilian University (LMU), Munich.

Graduated as lic. oec. publ. at the University of Zurich

1990 - 1998 Business baccalaureate at Liechtenstein Grammar School, Vaduz

Professional career

2017 - 2021 Deputy Prime Minister, Ministry of Infrastructure, Economic Affairs and Sports
2015 - 2017 Chief Marketing Officer at Liechtensteinische Post AG
2007 - 2014 Chief Marketing Officer / Head of Consulting at Unic Gruppe in Zürich
2004 - 2007 Researcher at the Competence Center E-Business of the University of Applied Sciences of North Western Switzerland, Basel

Supplementary positions

2016 - to date Member of the Party Executive Committee of the Vaterländische Union (VU)
2015 - 2017 Member of the Board of Directors of IKT Forum Liechtenstein
2014 - 2017 Various directorships and supervisory board memberships in Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany and Austria
2009 - to date Member of the Founding Committee, Organising Committee and Patronage Body of FL1.LIFE in Schaan
2004 - 2007 Academic at the University of Applied Sciences of North Western Switzerland

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