Hans-Ueli Vogt

Hans-Ueli Vogt

Hans-Ueli Vogt is a Professor of Business Law at the University of Zurich. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Zurich, an LL.M. from New York University, and an MBA from the University of St. Gallen. He was a Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute (Florence, Italy), a visiting scholar at Harvard Law School, and a visiting professor at Tshingua University School of Law (Bejing) as well as at King’s College (London). Vogt is one of Switzerland’s leading corporate law scholars and has published numerous articles and books in his field of expertise. Recent publications include “Konvergenz von Gesellschaftsrechten” (Convergence of Corporate Laws) and “Aktionärsdemokratie” ([Shareholder Democracy). Vogt has been an advisor to the federal government with respect to the revision of Swiss corporate law and he is a member of the government’s standing committee on commercial law matters. He also serves as Of Counsel to Homburger, a major Swiss business law firm, and is a Member of Parliament of the Canton of Zurich. He is a member of the bars of Zurich and New York.  Before taking on his position at the University of Zurich in 2003, he worked as an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell, a prominent US law firm.

References: www.hansuelivogt.ch; www.rwi.uzh.ch/vogt

List of publications: http://www.rwi.uzh.ch/lehreforschung/alphabetisch/vogt/publikationen.html

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