The Committee

   SIBA Honorary President: H.E. Swiss Ambassador to Ireland 

   The SIBA Counsel wish H.E. Ambassador Dr. Johannes Gubler and Mrs Clethé Gubler a ”céad mile failte” to Ireland 

   SIBA Chairman: Frank Murray is a Co-Founder of GIFT (Green Impact Future Technology) a profit for purpose entity supporting global climate action projects through Carbon financing and enabling communities to deliver projects to sustain their lives.  Frank has over forty years in technology enablement and international business management experience.  As a dual resident in Ireland and Switzerland since 1986 Frank founded SIBA CH in 1990 and has served five terms as chairman. 


Treasurer: Declan Hayes, Chairman Helsinn-Birex, Public Notary,  Legal Consultant, 


Declan deals with a wide range of commercial work including reorganisations, insurance mergers and acquisitions, MBOs, venture capital finance and joint ventures. He also acts for a number of international and domestic clients in respect of regulatory and intellectual property issues including clients in the pharmaceutical and medical devices as well as other industries.

Contact Details for SIBA Committee

Honorary President: Ambassador Benedict Gubler : Embassy of Switzerland in Ireland, 6 Ailesbury Road, Ballsbridge.

Chairman SIBA : Frank Murray : SIBA email contact : is Chairman of Piercom Limited and Chairman of Green Impact Future Technology, Contact :

Treasurer: Declan Hayes : Legal Consultant, Company Director, Notary Public

Committee Member: Vice-Chairman John F Whelan, John Whelan & Associates, Chairman Premier Publishing, Journalist (Irish Examiner) Former CEO Irish Exporters Association. Journalist Irish Examiner.

Committee Member: Peter Sheridan PV Sheridan & Associates, Business Consultant & SME Support former Enterprise-Ireland

Committee Member: Dr Christopher Keely, Innovation & Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin.

Committee Member: Teresa Roche CEO, Kylemore House Cheese, Galway