Boris Brunner is Head Business Development & Operations. He is responsible for product development, relationship management and operations of the interbank payment system (RTGS) for the financial center in Switzerland as well as for payments standardization. With more than 20 years' experience in the banking industry, Boris joined SIX in 2014 after having worked for Swiss Bank Corporation and UBS in different management roles. As Head Product Management he was responsible for the worldwide development of the product portfolio in the area of payments and cash management. He also represented the Swiss financial center in various national and international standardization organizations such as ISO, SWIFT, EPC. Today, Boris is member of the Executive Board of the Swiss SWIFT National Member and User Group as well as in the Executive Board of the Swiss Commission for Financial Standardization. He represents the Swiss financial center in the Board of EBICS SCRL and in the European Automated Clearing House Association (EACHA). Boris holds a master degree in political economics and business administration from the University of Basel and he serves as a senior lecturer for several Swiss universities in the area of combating economic crime.