Companies owned by the Swiss Federation
The Swiss Confederation is currently the main shareholder of SBB, Swisscom and Post. The Confederation’s shareholder responsibilities are performed by the General Secretariat DETEC (Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications) in cooperation with the Federal Finance Administration.
Strategic goals are determined every four years by the Swiss Federal Council.
- Post: “Service coverage for the entire country“
- Swisscom: “No. 1 in the Swiss telecommunications market“
- SBB: “SBB moves Switzerland“
The enterprises affiliated with the Swiss Confederation have launched extensive reorganisation and restructuring projects. As a result considerable changes have been and are being made. Processes and services are adjusted to market requirements and specific plans to increase efficiency, reduce operating costs and improve customer focus are being implemented.