Oliver Schärli (*1973), lic. phil. I / MBA, head of the Labour Market/Unemployment Insurance Division in the Labour Directorate since 1.9.2014. As deputy head of the Labour Market/Unemployment Insurance Division, from August 2012 he was previously responsible for the Policy and Implementation Divisions. Between July 2010 and July 2012, as deputy head of the America Unit in the Foreign Economic Affairs Directorate, he was responsible, amongst other things, for the countries of the USA, Canada and Mexico. In August 2007 he joined the SECO as Head of Group for Education and Employment in the Labour Market Activities Unit of the Labour Market/Unemployment Insurance Division.