Before founding PILFOR, John Feigl built and headed the Debt & Rating Advisory of Deloitte in Switzerland in addition to leading rating advisory across the international debt & capital network. He began his career in the '90 at Credit Suisse First Boston’s corporate credit products and solutions unit in Zurich covering Swiss medium-sized to large multinational companies. Following this, he joined an international consulting company in the corporate finance and M&A line thereby predominantly advising Swiss SMEs on strategy, financing and M&A. Thereafter he re-joined Credit Suisse, where he built the institutional credit research covering and assigning credit ratings for a wide range of Swiss debt issuers. In addition, he founded the strategic finance advisory, supporting a considerable number of domestic and non-domestic companies on their strategy, debt & equity financing, M&A and rating issues. In 2010, he joined Holcim as an investor relations officer and internal rating advisor covering the company’s credit rating, operational performance and major transactions.
John obtained a Master from St.Gallen University (HSG) and is a CFA charterholder. He lectures at the Hochschule Zug / Lucerne covering "Credit Ratings / Financing / Credit Risk" as part of the Swiss Treasury executive program and at the University of Zurich covering corporate funding as part of the Finance MBA.