Curriculum vitae Franz Steinegger
Franz Steinegger was born on 8 March 1943. He studied law in Zurich and works as a barrister and notary.
Between 1980 and 2003, he represented the Canton of Uri in the Swiss National Council, and from 1989 until 2001 served as Chairman of the Free Democratic Party (FDP).
Steinegger is Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Swiss Accident Insurance Fund SUVA, the HIG-Immobilien-Anlage-Stiftung, Baryon AG, CSC Impresa Costruzione SA, the VAP shipping agent association, and the Swiss Transport Museum in Lucerne. He is also a Director of Dätwyler Holding AG, and a member of the Advisory Board of Siemens Switzerland Ltd.