Dr. Peter Keppeler (*1945) studied economics in Zurich, St. Gallen and Florence. He graduated in 1971 (lic. oec. HSG) and after his first professional activity earned his doctorate (Dr. oec.) in 1980 in St. Gallen. 1979 to 1988 in the Federal Administration, from 1988 at Ernst & Young advising banks and government experts in Liechtenstein. Since 2000 independent consultant and until 2015 member of the board of directors of a smaller asset management bank in Zurich. Retired, he is studying the Austrian School of Economics.