First Scorpene submarine delivered to Navy। Named Kalvari, after India’s first Foxtrot class submarine, it will formally be commissioned very soon। India’s legend, Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh passes away। Terror attack in London Tube, many injured । Police, Emergency Services Respond Well । London on high alert । North Korea fires a ballistic missile over Japan again, and threatens to sink the island state । UN censures North Korea, and so does most of the world, including India । Prime Miinister Abe’s visit to Ahmedabad brings Japan and India closer। New Delhi and Tokyo condemn terrorism, and Pakistan’s role in promoting it । India and Japan agree on multi spectrum cooperation, including in defence । Global majors present new warfighting and anti terrorism technologies at DSEI in London । India will set up 28 nuclear reactors at five sites to generate 32,000 mw । India, China agree to disengage troops at Dokalam ।
September 23, 2017
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RUAG names Judith Bischof as General Counsel

Published: August 2017

The RUAG Board of Directors have appointed Dr Judith Bischof as the new General Counsel & Secretary General. Judith Bischof is an experienced lawyer with a solid track record as General Counsel of a listed company. She will start as a member of the RUAG Group Executive Board on 1 February 2018, succeeding Dr Patrick Grawehr.

Portrait_Bischof_Judith In her role as General Counsel & Secretary General, Judith Bischof (43) will assume responsibility for all Legal and Compliance matters and will provide support to the Board of Directors of the RUAG Group. Her function will also see her become a member of the RUAG Group Executive Board. Urs Breitmeier, CEO RUAG Group, underlines the importance of this appointment: “I am delighted about this strong addition to our Group. With her wide-ranging international experience, she will further support the strategic direction of RUAG.”

As of 1 February 2018, Judith Bischof will start work as the successor to Patrick Grawehr. From 2011, she worked as the General Counsel at Ascom and was also a member of the Executive Committee. She previously worked for around six years as a lawyer for Kanzlei Lenz & Staehelin in Zurich. Judith Bischof has a PhD in Law and has been admitted to the bar. She studied for both her undergraduate degree and doctoral degree at the University of Zurich. She also holds a Master’s degree in International Business and Law from the University of Sydney. At the moment, she is completing an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration at the University of St. Gallen.

The Board of Directors and the Group Executive Board of RUAG are delighted about finding an experienced successor and would like to wish Judith Bischof a great start to her career at RUAG. The Board of Directors and Group Executive Board would like to take this opportunity to thank Patrick Grawehr for all of his hard work at RUAG.




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