Daniel Cordey was elected chairman of AGES in June 2014. He is a citizen of Switzerland and has a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Applied Science in Burgdorf, Switzerland. In 1990, he completed a post-graduate degree in Business Management and began his professional career as Managing Director of Nussli in Lyss, Switzerland.
In 1996, Daniel Cordey became an executive director at the head office of Nussli to continue the internationalization process of the company. In this function, he acquisitioned and managed many large-scale international projects, founded new entities and gathered a wide spectrum of experience in the field of temporary and modular constructions. He completed his education with a post graduate study at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Daniel Cordey has been a member of the Group management and in charge of sales, marketing and business development for NUSSLI Group since 2000. Daniel was CEO Market between May 2010 and April 2012; from May 2012 Cordey took on the role of CMO until 2014.
2014 - Owner/MD of Cormax AG, Chairman of AGES
2000 - 2014 MD, CEO, CMO, NUSSLI Group, Huettwilen/Switzerland
1996 - 2000 MD, Nüssli Special Events Ltd, Huettwilen/Switzerland
1994 - 1999 President Examination Board, Swiss Scaffolders Association
1990 - 1995 MD, Nüssli Construvit Ltd, Lyss/Switzerland
1987 - 1989 Project Coordinator/Production Manager, VSL Norge AS, Stavanger/Norway
1982 - 1987 Project Manager, VSL International Ltd., Berne/Switzerland
1981 - 1981 Project Engineer, Temel Muehendislik, Istanbul/Turkey
Project track record in Event & Exhibition Industry since 1990 (extract only)
Olympic Games, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games, America’s Cup, Universiade, FIFA FWC 2010, UEFA Euro 08, World Exhibitions and others
Education and Degrees
1999 - 1999 Post Graduate Study, University of St. Gallen, St. Gallen
1989 - 1990 Post Graduate Study, MBA (NDS), University of Applied Science, Burgdorf
1977 - 1981 Degree in Civil Engineering, University of Applied Science, Burgdorf
1972 - 1987 Apprenticeship, Engineering Office R. Rudolf, Bern
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