President, Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce

Speaking Session

Short Biography

FELIX SUTTER serves as the President of the Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce (SCCC) since 2015, he was instrumental in repositioning SCCC and restructuring its Board.

Felix has been nominated in November 2017 as one of only three “Visiting Leaders” at the China European International Business School (CEIBS) Shanghai Campus.

Since Fall 2020 he is a Senior Advisor at Amrop Singapore and advises in high profile leadership and expert assignments, creating value for Board and C-level business clients alike and extends exclusive coaching to executives during transition and change.

As an entrepreneur, he brings to life client’s investment interests between Asia and Europe with a focus on expanding established companies’ access to other markets. His vast network of contacts, built over the past decades across industries, interests and geography, will benefit his clients.

In addition, advisory and supporting roles have been taken up by Felix Sutter such as:

  • Chief Partnership Officer for the Montreux Jazz Festival China, since November 2020
  • Member of China Construction Bank Trust’s “Global Family Wealth Strategy Advisory Committee”, since February 2019
  • Member of CEIBS Switzerland campus Advisory Board since 2018
  • Member of Strategic Swiss Partners’ s Global Advisory Board, since 2015

Felix Sutter has been a Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Switzerland for more than 19 years. First started his corporate career in 1981 with insurance companies, Felix moved to PwC in 1995 and has been with the firm until June 30, 2018. In addition to his decades of service of clients globally, Felix had also taken up overseas secondments as a Partner for PwC spending 5 years in Beijing and 2 years in Singapore. During this period Felix had the opportunity to work with domestic and international clients from the fastest growing economies. This has given him the in-depth understanding of some of the most prominent markets in Asia such as Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia and most of all, China.

Felix holds an Executive MBA from IMD, Lausanne, among other accreditations. During the year, Felix travels the Malaysian coastal line with his yacht and enjoys discovering the trails with his wife and children in the Engadin when in Switzerland.