As Head of the Central Switzerland Region, Heinz Vogel has been a member of Senior Management at BDO since 2010, and a member of the Board of Directors since October 2017.
His professional training in the insurance industry included a stay in La Chaux-de-Fonds for language learning purposes. He graduated as a Certified Business Economist FH from Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in 1985. He joined BDO that same year and trained as a Certified Auditor, qualifying in 1992.
He has held a variety of management and specialist positions in the auditing field. He specialises in looking after the audit mandates of medium-sized businesses, advising on and assisting with M&A projects, and coaching at Board of Directors level.
He specialises in occupational pensions in particular. Heinz Vogel provides assistance to company pension schemes, acts for the regulatory authorities as an administrator, speaks and writes on topics related to auditing and pension provision and is a member of the “Occupational Pensions” Sub-Committee of EXPERTsuisse.
Heinz Vogel sits on the boards of commercial and trading companies and chairs the boards of trustees of a variety of pension funds. He was active in a political/financial think-tank for ten years and belongs to sports clubs and the Lucerne-Reuss Lions Club.