Personal Profile

Prename /Name
Thomas Pfirter

Nationality
Swiss

Languages (spoken)
German /French /Italian /English /Spanish



Education
Certificied Swiss Master Painter and for more than 20 years Expert for Swiss Master Painter exams


Career
As a certified Swiss Master Painter and being appointed during 20 years for the position of an Expert of the Swiss Master Painters exams, I was also holding a position of the Board of Master Painter Union of the canton Basel-Land, whereby the last 10 years as their President. Until 2008, as a Co-Owner in the third generation of the family owned Paul Pfirter & Cie. AG, I held the position of the technical Director. During my entire business career, next to my specialized and in-depth knowledge in industry painting, I was able to get broad experience in all sector of the construction and building industry. When leaving Paul Pfirter & Cie. AG, I was elected to the central Board of the Economic Chamber of Trade of the canton Basel-Land and also became Member of the Commission of Environmental Protection and Electricity Market of the Chamber of Trade of the Cantons Basel-Stadt and Basel-Land. At the same time I was politically active, holding various roles in local Communities. Since many years I am member of "Lions Service Club Basel".


Title & Role at ES VICIS
Board member who brings in a lot of expertise in the construcción and building sector to ES VICIS - at the same time he is travelling frequently to various Latin American countries to support social projects.


M +41 79 344 88 11


E thomas.pfirter@esvicis.org