René M. Cajacob holds a Master degree in Agricultural Economics of the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (1979). Throughout his career, he has gained a profound experience in the area of human resources.

His professional carreer is the following, starting with the most recently held position before his retirement in 2015:

  • Nestec S.A. in Vevey

Head of Compensation & Benefits (15 years)

  • Hewitt Associates in Zurich

Senior Consultant, Office manager

  • CC&T Consulting in Basel

Senior Consultant

  • Sandoz AG in Basel

Head of HR Basel site

  • Tetra Pak International S.A. in Pully

Head of Compensation & Benefits and International Mobility

  • Philip Morris Europe S.A. in Lausanne

Compensation Specialist

  • Dow Chemical Europe AG in Athens (GR)

HR Manager Dow Chemical Middle East

  • Dow Chemical Europe AG in Horgen 

HR Specialist


René M. Cajacob works in English, German and French