Nepalese Health Minister, Hridayesh Tripathi (centre), speaks with Switzerland’s Ambassador to Nepal, Ms. Elisabeth von Capeller (third from left), during the handing over of essential medical equipment from Switzerland to Nepal on 22 May 2021.
Fabrice Filliez

Fabrice Filliez is a career diplomat. Prior to his appointment as Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore and Brunei, Fabrice Filliez served in Berne for five years at the Swiss State Secretariat for International Financial Matters with the title of Ambassador in charge of multilateral tax matters. He was responsible for representing Switzerland’s interests in important multilateral tax negotiations, in particular, at the Global Forum on Tax Transparency and Exchange of Information. Previously, he served as Head of the Economic and Finance Section of the Swiss Embassy in London. Other positions during his career included appointments at the Swiss Mission to the European Union in Brussels and at the Directorate for European Affairs in Berne, postings where he was actively involved in various Swiss-EU negotiations, as well as at the Directorate for Public International Law, Berne, Switzerland. Fabrice Filliez graduated from the University of Geneva with a Degree in Law and holds a Master’s in European Law from the University of Brussels, Belgium.