The Power List 2015
Chief Executive Officer, Roche Group
Revenue: CHF 47.5 billion ($49.6 billion) (2014)
Employees: circa 88,500
After completing his studies at the University of Innsbruck in Austria, Severin joined the Roche Group in 1993 as a trainee in corporate finance. Thirteen years later, he was appointed CEO of Roche’s Diagnostics Division and in 2008 he became CEO of the Roche Group.