Ambassador-designate of Switzerland to the Republic of Singapore and Brunei Darussalam
Ambassador Fabrice Filliez is new Ambassador-designate of Switzerland to the Republic of Singapore and Brunei Darussalam, based in Singapore as of May 2018. From 2013 to 2017 he was Deputy Head of the Tax Division at the Swiss State Secretariat for International Financial Matters (SIF, Swiss Federal Department of Finance) with the title of Ambassador in charge of multilateral tax matters. He was responsible for representing Switzerland's interests in important multilateral tax negotiations in the OECD, in particular at the Global Forum on Tax Transparency and Exchange of Information. Prior to his appointment at the SIF in 2013, he headed the Economic and Finance Section of the Swiss Embassy in London. Other positions held during his career included appointments at the Swiss Mission to the European Union in Brussels and at the European Integration Office in Berne (member of delegation in various Swiss-EU negotiations), as well as at the Directorate for Public International Law.