Global Infrastructure Basel
Hans-Peter Egler is the CEO of Global Infrastructure Basel (GIB), a leading global non-profit foundation dedicated to promoting sustainable infrastructure design and financing practices and fostering market-based sustainable development around the world.
Hans-Peter has long standing expertise in international cooperation, management and project innovation. Before joining GIB he lead the Trade Promotion Division of the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO). Prior to that Hans-Peter was also responsible for investment promotion activities and infrastructure financing for Latin America and Africa. Form 1992 to 1994 Hans-Peter was Deputy Country Director of Swiss Development Cooperation in Bolivia. He started his professional career in 1988 as responsible project manager for the introduction of the first office automation system in the Federal Administration. From 1990 to 1992 he was Deputy Head of Division for Latin America in charge of bilateral trade and investment issues.
Hans-Peter studied economic sciences, economic history and sustainable management practices and holds a degree in economic sciences. He has over 28 years of work experience.