Dr. Daniel Ritz

Daniel Ritz was appointed as PTCL Group Chief Executive Officer in March 2016. Prior to this appointment, he was the Chief Strategy Officer for ETISALAT Group since February 2012. Dr. Ritz was the CSO at Swisscom Group where he held various positions including Board member of each of the Group's Executive Board, Fastweb, Belgacom and Swisscom IT services. He also served as Chairman of Swisscom's Hospitality Services and as CEO of Swisscom (Central & Eastern Europe).

Prior to joining Swisscom, he was a partner at BCG. Dr. Ritz also serves on the board of Thuraya. Dr. Ritz holds a Ph.D from the Hochschule St. Gallen in Switzerland.