MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS, FINANCES & ADMINISTRATION
I’m responsible for the financial side of things: accounts, budget, treasury, creditors, taxes as well as administration: salaries, insurance, contracts, permits. I also manage the Solar Impulse Foundation and act as consultant on request for the President and the CEO.
“Happiness is having good health and a poor memory!"
SHARE Philippe Rathle'S PROFILE
- Age 54, married to an Italian and the father of two adolescents
- Born in Cairo, immigrated to Switzerland at age 10 and naturalized at age 23
- Descendant of a family of Greek traders along the silk route
- 5 years as thermodynamics engineer at BBC and EOS
- 15 years of top management at EOS, Stellram, Somo and Swisspipe
- Nearly 10 years of independent management of start-ups and projects
- Hobbies: genealogy, rowing, tennis, skiing and my dog