Board of Directors

Pieter R. Danielsson


Pieter R. Danielsson, the President & Chairman of Avis Financial Corporation, is a merchant banker and management consultant who has financed and assisted over fifty companies. Danielsson earned his degree in economics in Fribourg, Switzerland. He then pursued a banking education with UBS, where he later worked as an asset manager. Before establishing his own consulting and asset management company in 1988, he held the position of Director and Europe Area Head at Citicorp Private Bank.

Stephan Radermacher

Stephan Radermacher began his career as an attorney-at-law at German and U.S. corporate law firms, with law degrees from Munich University (J.D.) and Duke University (LL.M.). He was hired by ABB in 1992 and held high-level positions including CFO of the global power generation segment, comprising 200 reporting units, 40,000 employees and a business volume in excess of $10 billion. After his time at ABB, Mr. Radermacher played a vital role in the successful turn-around of a large private German company and subsequently became the CFO of the international shipyard group HDW. More recently, he has provided assistance to a social responsibility project of the World Bank and joined the Swiss management consultancy Matrixs.

Dr. Rolf Ehlers

Dr. Rolf Ehlers holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Frankfurt and has vast experience in the banking and finance industry, having held executive positions such as Head of International Economics for Credit Suisse and Deputy General Manager for Verwaltungs- und Privat-Bank AG (Private Trust Bank Corporation) in the past. Dr. Ehlers has served as Chairman of the Board for several companies and is currently a Partner and the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Ahead Management AG and Ahead Wealth Solutions AG, as well as Partner and CEO at ArcInvest AG