ETH Zürich - Gerard Hertig - Biography





Professor of Law at ETH Zurich since October 1995. Previously Professor of Administrative Law at the University of Geneva Law School and Director of its Centre d'Etudes Juridiques Européennes (1987-1995).

Gerard Hertig has been a visiting professor at leading law schools in Asia, Europe and the U.S. and practiced law as a member of the Geneva bar. Principal interests are Law & Finance (comparative corporate governance, financial and banking systems) and European integration. Publications include various articles and books on corporate and securities/banking law topics, including the Anatomy of Corporate Law with Reinier Kraakman et al. (2d ed., OUP 2009). He is ECGI fellow and a member of the Comparative Law and Economics Forum.