Our Team

The board of the IIBA® Zurich Chapter consists of the following people (click on the name to access the LinkedIn profile):  



President: Erika Linhartová 

Erika is the president of our chapter and together with the Board restarted the IIBA Zurich Chapter in 2019.
Erika ensures that the Board adheres to IIBA and Chapter bylaws and polices, she prepares and chairs the chapter board meetings and secures that the chapter has a strategy and business plan. She also represents chapter at events and in IIBA Global meetings.
Erika is a Business Analyst and entrepreneur who believes that to succeed, we need to build on our experience so we can refine our tools, methods and strengthen our capabilities.

„As the IIBA Zurich Chapter president, I am convinced that building community knowledge is the right way to support the professional development of business analysts. I am proud to be part of this process and of this growing community!"

You can contact Erika by emailing: president@zurichch.iiba.org


Secretary: Pierre-Alain Dubois (CBAP) 

Pierre-Alain has a vast experience as a Certified Business Analyst in the pharmaceutical branch and was also member of the Geneva board between 2016 and 2019.
Pierre-Alain is always on the search for people with specific knowledge that are willing and able to share their experiences and expertise to the rest of us.

His credo is "Define the solution adapted to the context". He brings this experience to help us restart the Zurich chapter.

If you want to contact Pierre-Alain, you can reach him by mailing: secretary@zurichch.iiba.org

Treasurer: Ralf Fahney (CBAP)

Ralf is the member of our board who keeps us straight, honest and always keeps an eye on the wallet. Where the rest of us want to throw elaborate parties, Ralf ensures that we have the funds to do so.
His last customer, an insurance company, became his current employer.
As the Business Domain Architect for Financial & Accounting he's responsible for aligning the further development of the respective IT system landscape with the pertinent business needs.

Douglas Adams' "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" ironic perspective to mankind inspired his way of thinking: Everything could actually be something different. It's mice knowing this the best.


VP Professional Development: Tende Dunchu

Tende is there to ensure that BAs get the tools to develop their professional skill set.
Tende worked for close to 10 years in the financial sector in different areas such as IT, Legal & Compliance and Digitalization as a Project Manager and as Business Analyst.
Education is a topic that is close to her heart and she strongly believes in the notion "be curious and learn new things is one of the important key factors in life - even things that have nothing to do with your profession".
For the IIBA Zurich Chapter, Tende has an open ear for requirements regarding development and is organizing training activities and development opportunities. Let's work together on our knowledge skillset: professional.development@zurichch.iiba.org


VP Events: Claudia Meyer

Claudia' s role is to coordinate the activities to prepare and announce events
Claudia is a BA consultant in the pharma sector, CBAP certified.

Should you wish to propose an event, send a mail to Claudia at : events@zurichch.iiba.org



IIBA Zurich Chapter is still in its start-up phase. This is an exciting time for anyone looking to get involved. Besides speakers and volunteers we are also on the lookout for the following positions:

  • VP Communication
  • VP Members
  • Volunteers

As a volunteer, in exchange for your commitment, IIBA Zurich Chapter offers you support through a mentoring program.
If you are IIBA® CBPA or IIBA® CCBA certified, participation as a volunteer allows you to obtain CDU points which are necessary to extend the duration of your certification.

To contact us: info@zurichch.iiba.org