Doris Leuthard

Federal Councillor for the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications, Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC)

Attorney-at-Law. 1999-2006, Member, National Council (Swiss Parliament); 2004-06, President of the Christian Democratic People's Party; 2006-October 2010, Minister of Economic Affairs; 2010, President of the Swiss Confederation; since November 2010, Minister of Transport, Communications and Energy, with focus on principles of sustainable development, implemented in terms of policies in environment, transport, energy, communications and spatial development.