Annemarie Huber-Hotz

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Annemarie Huber-Hotz
Annemarie Huber-Hotz in Rapperswil.jpg
14th Chancellor of Switzerland
In office
1 January 2000 – 31 December 2007
PresidentAdolf Ogi
Moritz Leuenberger
Kaspar Villiger
Pascal Couchepin
Joseph Deiss
Samuel Schmid
Moritz Leuenberger
Micheline Calmy-Rey
DeputyOswald Sigg
Corina Casanova
Preceded byFrançois Couchepin
Succeeded byCorina Casanova
Personal details
Born(1948-08-16)16 August 1948
Baar, Switzerland
Died1 August 2019(2019-08-01) (aged 70)
Political partyFree Democratic Party
Alma materUniversity of Bern
Uppsala University
Graduate Institute of International Studies

Annemarie Huber-Hotz (16 August 1948 – 1 August 2019) was a Swiss politician. She was the Federal Chancellor of Switzerland between 2000 and 2007. She was nominated by the FDP for the office, and elected to it on 15 December 1999.

In 2011, she became President of the Swiss Red Cross and ex officio vice-president of the IFRC.[1]

Huber-Hotz died on 1 August 2019 at the age of 70 from a heart attack.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Rotkreuzrat Archived November 29, 2014, at the Wayback Machine, Swiss Red Cross website.
  2. "Alt Bundeskanzlerin Annemarie Huber-Hotz ist unerwartet verstorben". Luzerner Zeitung. Retrieved Aug 3, 2019.
  3. "Die ehemalige Schweizer Bundeskanzlerin Annemarie Huber-Hotz ist gestorben | NZZ". Aug 2, 2019. Retrieved Aug 3, 2019 – via NZZ.