President, Global Ethics Foundation, Tübingen, Germany
Born in Sursee, Switzerland in 1928. Studied philosophy and theology in Rome and Paris. Professional of Ecumenical Theology at Tübingen University, Germany, from 1960 to 1996. Invited professor at New York, Basel, Chicago, Ann Arbor, and Houston. Since 1995 president at Global Ethics Foundation. Received numerous awards and honorary degrees. Among his many books are “Global Responsibility”, “A Global Ethics for Global Politics and Economics”.