Deputy State Secretary, Swiss State Secretariat for International Finance
Deputy State Secretary for International Finance, at the Federal Department of Finance of Switzerland, since April 2020. He heads the Planning and Strategy Division and acts as Switzerland’s Finance Deputy to the G20.
Stefan Flückiger entered the diplomatic service of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs in 1989. He was posted to Zimbabwe and Berlin, and served first as deputy head of mission and then as ambassador at the Swiss Delegation to the OECD in Paris from 2006-2014. Between diplomatic posts he worked as a World Bank staff in Haiti and at the
Swiss Think Tank Avenir Suisse. Before taking up his current post Stefan Flückiger was head of the Special Foreign Economic Services in the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs in Switzerland, directing a team of negotiators for bilateral and multilateral trade and investment agreements for Switzerland. Stefan Flückiger is a Swiss national and holds degrees from the universities of Zurich and Yale.