Dr. Thomas Borer is an expert in political strategy, public affairs, public relations, private equity, and business development. He has privileged access to most decision-makers in the public, private, and media sectors with an unparalleled private network in Germany and Switzerland. He supports Clairfield clients by bringing decision makers to the negotiating table and supporting the successful execution of transactions. Thomas also serves on the board of directors and as senior advisor of several national and international companies.
Thomas was formerly Swiss ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany in Berlin. He served as head of the Switzerland – Second World War task force, which dealt with the role of Switzerland as a financial center during the Nazi regime.
Thomas studied law at the University of Basel where he obtained a doctorate summa cum laude.