Since 2019, Heinz Vogel has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of BDO (Member of the Board of Directors since 2017) and Member of the Executive Committee. He has headed up the Regional Management Central Switzerland in Lucerne since early 2010.
Heinz completed professional training, which included language study in La Chaux-de-Fonds, in the area of insurance. He graduated as a Certified Business Economist FH from Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in 1985, joining BDO that same year. He trained as a Certified Auditor, qualifying in 1992.
Heinz has held various leadership and specialist positions in the auditing field. He specialises in supporting audit mandates for medium-sized businesses, advising on and assisting with M&A projects, and coaching for board members.
With a focus on occupational pensions, Heinz supports pension funds, acts as an administrator for the regulatory authorities, speaks and writes on topics related to auditing and occupational pension provision and is a member of the “Occupational Pensions” Sub-Committee of EXPERTsuisse.
Heinz serves on the boards of commercial and trading companies and chairs the boards of trustees of a variety of pension funds. He was involved in a political/financial think-tank for ten years and belongs to various sports clubs and the Lucerne-Reuss Lions Club.