Beat Grossenbacher

Head of Cash at the Swiss National Bank

Beat Grossenbacher is Head of Cash at the Swiss National Bank since 2013. He is responsible for all currency as well as gold logistic aspects and functions at the Swiss National Bank. In addition, he is a member in various international banknote committees.

Beat holds a Master Degree in Business Administration and a University Degree in Microtechnology & Optics. He joined the Swiss National Bank in 2010 as a consultant for the 9th Banknote Series. Prior he worked several years at KPMG as an advisor for Corporate Governance Services, Risk Management, Compliance Services, Internal Control Systems and Internal Audit. From 1991 to 2002, Beat held various positions within OVD KINEGRAM AG (Kurz Group) and was responsible for building up a high security foil production in Switzerland as well as leading different banknote and document security projects around the world as a project manager.