State Councillor of Switzerland
Council of the States of Switzerland
Pascale Bruderer Wyss is a State Councillor of Switzerland and has been a Member of the Federal Parliament of Switzerland since 2002. In 2010, she chaired the National Council and the Federal Assembly. In 2011, she was elected as a professional representative of the canton of Aargau and then to the National Council in the Council of States. Her main focus lies on energy policy, social services and education. Prior professional experience includes working in the banking sector at UBS and Microsoft Switzerland. From 2009 to 2012, Bruderer headed the Krebsliga Aargau as Manager. In 2008, she received the Prix Jeunesse and in 2010 was the recipient of the Swiss Award as “Politician of the Year”. Bruderer holds an MA in Political Science from the University of Zurich. She also obtained a Global Leadership and Public Policy diploma from Harvard University.