Beat Walti holds a PhD in law from the University of Zurich. From 1998 to 2001 he worked as a consultant and engagement manager with McKinsey & Company in Zurich. In 2001, he was a co-founder and project manager of a start-up company in the healthcare sector. Since 2002, Beat Walti has worked as a lawyer with Wenger & Vieli in Zurich specializing in corporate, commercial, contract, competition and antitrust law. He became a partner with Wenger & Vieli in 2007 and was the firm’s managing partner from 2012 to 2014.