Dr Annette Luther

Personal Data

Nationality: Swiss
Year of Birth: 1970


  • Federal diploma in Pharmacy, Universities of Fribourg and Basel
  • PhD in biomedical sciences, Research Department, University Hospital Basel

Professional Career

  • 2001
    Spokesperson for gene technology, Novartis International AG, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2002
    Head of the Novartis exhibition "Biopolis" at Expo.02, the Swiss National Exhibition 2002, Novartis International AG, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2002-2003
    Scientific Advisor to the Head of Scientific and External Affairs, Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2003-2008
    Head of Pharma Development Communications, Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2008-2009
    Head Employee Communications, Corporate Communications, Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel
  • 2010-2012
    Head Communications, Diagnostics Division and Group Human Resources, Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel
  • 2012–2014
    Head Communications, Pharma Division, Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel
  • 2014-2020
    General Manager Roche Diagnostics International AG

Other Activities / Memberships

  • 2007–2018
    Member of the Board, Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft Basel
  • As of 2013
    Member of the Board, Senglet Foundation, Basel
  • As of 2017
    Vice Chairwoman, Technology Forum Zug
  • As of 2018
    Vice Chairwoman, Chamber of Economy, Zug
  • As of 2018
    Member of the Board, Foundation of the University of Lucerne
  • As of 2019
    Member of the Board, Zuger Kantonalbank