Bernhard Seidel

Employee, CFO Premium Brands Division, Hilding Anders Switzerland AG

Männedorf, Switzerland


Professional experience for Bernhard Seidel

  • Current , since Nov 2019

    CFO Premium Brands Division

    Hilding Anders Switzerland AG

  • Current , since Oct 2018

    Experienced Finance Executive (CFO)

    Bernhard Seidel

  • 6 years and 2 months, Aug 2012 - Sep 2018

    CFO Global eCommerce

    Daniel Swarovski Corporation AG; Swarovski Crystal Online AG

    Responsible for Business Analysis, Business Analytics, Controlling, Accounting, HR, Finance, Omnichannel Digital Payment and Fraud Prevention of the global Swarovski Group e-commerce channel and for a start-up company of the group called lolaandgrace.

  • 2 years and 2 months, Jun 2010 - Jul 2012


    Parfums Christian Dior AG

    CFO and Manager Shared Service Center for LVMH Parfumes and Cosmetiques (4 Legal entities) Switzerland and Austria. Responsible for Accounting, Controlling, Customer Service, IT, HR, Facilitymanagement, Warehouse and Dispatch. Member of the "Stiftungsrat" of the company owned pension fund - responsible for asset-management.

  • 9 months, Oct 2009 - Jun 2010



    Feasibility study for the optimization of the Swarovski Group Supplychain for the Chinese market and recommendation of new set-up, taking into consideration Business needs, Financial aspects, custom duties, local freetrade agreements and logistic costs.

  • 3 years and 1 month, Jun 2007 - Jun 2010


    Amazar Holding AG - 100 % Tochter von Swarovski

    esponsible for Controlling, Accounting, HR, Facility Management, Credit Management, Investment management, Business planning and strategic financial consulting of the Swarovski Group Start-up initiatives that have been managed outside the brand context of the Swarovski-brand.

  • 3 years and 5 months, Jan 2004 - May 2007

    Vice direttore Finanziario

    Swarovski Internazional d'Italia S.p.A.

    Starting a Finance and Administration "Trainee program" I developed in to the role of the deputy CFO of the Italian distribution entity, and was responsible for Controlling, Accounting, Credit management and several projects (e.g. local responsible for the local SAP-implementation project). Other respons.: lead of tasks within Group consolidation, Year End closing on Group level, Implementation of global controlling for a specific division, participating in an Internal audit of a group company, ...)

  • 4 years and 3 months, Oct 1999 - Dec 2003


    D. Swarovski & Co.KG

    Zuständig für diverseste Bereiche des Controllings: * Produktionscontrolling einiger Produktgruppen * Divisionscontrolling einer speziellen Produktgruppe * Communicationscontrolling * Vertriebscontrolling einer spezifischen Produktgruppe

Educational background for Bernhard Seidel

  • , since Jun 2019


    Institute for Mergers, Acquisitions and Alliances (IMAA)


  • 2 months, Mar 2019 - Apr 2019

    Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application

    MIT Sloan School of Management

    Examine Blockchain technology through an economic lense Certivicate Track: Technology, Operations and Value Chain Management Online Course

  • 5 years and 9 months, Sep 1993 - May 1999

    International Ecnomics

    Universität Innsbruck

    Marketing, Human Resources, Internationale Economics


  • German

    First language

  • Italian


  • English


  • Spanish


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