Dr. Mirjam Staub-Bisang is managing partner and CEO at Independent Capital Group AG, an asset management and real estate advisory firm, based in Zurich. Dr. Staub-Bisang is the chairman of Profond Pension Plan and a non-executive director of several organisations, among which the asset management company Bellevue Group AG (BBN:SIX), ABN Amro Investment Solutions and the leading global business school INSEAD. She was elected a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. Prior, she held senior positions in investment banking/asset management and private equity among which Commerzbank, Swiss Life Private Equity Partners and in corporate development at Quadrant, a global manufacturer of high performance plastics. She was a financial analyst at Merrill Lynch. She holds a Ph.D. degree in law from the University of Zurich, an MBA from INSEAD/Fontainebleau and is an attorney-at-law.