10 Things Leaders in the Swiss Names Industry Want You to Know

by Radhe

Swiss names are a unique concept, and they can be tricky to navigate. There are many rules that must be followed in order for the name to maintain its integrity. It is important to have someone with experience managing your Swiss Name so you don’t lose control of it or run into any legal issues down the road. In this blog post, we will discuss 10 tips that will help you manage your Swiss name successfully!

Start by consulting with a legal professional in the Swiss name industry. They will be able to help you understand your rights and responsibilities as well as any potential risks involved when choosing or changing a Swiss Name.

You can use this website, ipleadingswissnames.com/swissnamecheck, to see if there are any problems with your name before registering it for publication! This quick check is free of charge and does not require any personal information from users who would like to take advantage of the service.

If you are thinking about selling your company’s shares on the stock market, make sure that they reflect ownership changes through an official change in your registered shareholders’ register at SWISS REGISTRY AG – this is the only way that any changes in shareholders’ register can be made.

You are not required to have a Swiss address if you do not want one, but it will make your life easier! If you live abroad and don’t plan on visiting Switzerland often or at all, then use an address of convenience within Switzerland for paperwork purposes.

It’s easy to set up a company with shares in Zurich; there are also tax benefits when setting up foreign branches here in order to attract international investment because they offer such favorable terms (e.g., low taxes). The downside? You’ll need some solid knowledge about German law as well as how things work differently from what you’re used to back home but this goes without saying!

In Switzerland, shareholders are not required to be resident in the country. You can set up a company for your Swiss name without being present. But if you want voting rights and dividends, or just need someone on hand to sign for paperwork like bank transfers or contracts, then it might make sense to live here part time at least (or all year around). It’s also worth noting that there is no requirement of investors having to have Swiss citizenship; they can be foreigners with residence abroad as long as their investment complies with federal law requirements. That said, the number one benefit of living in Switzerland fulltime is getting better acquainted with people who may become future business partners and/or clients which makes things much easier because they may be local.

Example: So if you’re thinking about investing in a Swiss company with your foreign capital, it’s worth considering how much time you are willing to spend here and what the best investment will be for your purposes whether that is something like a real estate purchase or shares of stock (or both). And since we’ve already established that Switzerland offers some unique advantages when compared to other countries’ tax codes, it could also make sense as an international investor place to live-and work-to enjoy those benefits from within this country!

The second benefit of living in Switzerland fulltime is getting better acquainted with people who may become future business partners and/or clients which makes things much easier because they may be local.

The third benefit, which may be the most obvious to some, is that you get a break from your everyday life. For instance, if you are an entrepreneur who wears many hats or someone who works long hours for their company you can take time off and enjoy Swiss mountain views without worrying about work-related stress in your daily routine.

Fourthly (and finally!), while there aren’t any direct tax benefits for those living abroad as nonresidents of Switzerland, it’s still worth mentioning how easy it is to visit here on business! It takes just a few minutes at border crossings like Geneva (airport) and Basel/Mulhouse Airport before entering the country with an ordinary passport. And once inside Switzerland, you can take advantage of the country’s easy-to-use public transportation and good infrastructure.

The first rule is that your Swiss name must be composed of three parts: a surname, an indication (or identifying) word for someone living in Switzerland (for example “de,” meaning from), and lastly, a two or more syllable family name. For instance, if I was born in Germany but am now living as an expat in Zurich with my German husband then my final Swiss name could be something like Rommel de Hochberg. The exception to this applies only when there are already 100 people with the same surnames e.g., Muller et al.; these names would not have any such identifiers at all.”

My Swiss name is Rommel de Hochberg. I am an expat living in Zurich and my husband is German. And there are 100 Muellers in Switzerland so their surname doesn’t need any identifiers.”

The second rule is that you must choose a gender for your new name – male or female but not both! This can be done by the way of adding either “i” or “e” to the end of your family name, which would give me two possible names: Rommel iHochberg (a woman) or Rommel eHochberg (a man). If other people have this same surname they will also get one of these options depending on their sex.”

I chose to take my mother’s maiden name and used the letter ‘e’ to make my new, Swiss surname: Rommel eHochberg. This means that I am a woman.”

Adding an extra identifier (usually called “family number”) is also not unusual in this case – for example, Rommel de Hochberg-iR6801. These identifiers are often found on personal ID papers or driving license but it would never be part of our first names.”

It may seem like quite a lot of work just to give your child an identity but as I said before there is no other option when you live in Switzerland! And even though it seems daunting at first many people find they actually start enjoying their Swiss name and all the benefits


The Swiss name industry is a complex world. There are many pitfalls that can happen when trying to navigate the process of legally changing your name in Switzerland. This post will provide you with some best practices for successfully managing your new Swiss name and being recognized as an experienced expert by other professionals in the field who have been navigating this system for years. If you’re not sure where to start, check out our complete guide on how to change your surname here

Best Practices:

Get started early! Decide what steps you want or need to take before talking about it with anyone else – whether family members, co-workers, etc. The earlier we get involved in someone’s journey towards their desired name change, the more likely we can help them through any hurdles or obstacles that may arise. – Receive training and certifications in name change management to become an expert in the field! Our team is happy to provide all of our resources for this purpose – just ask us at [email protected] – Never feel like you need to make a decision on your own about what steps are best for you before asking for input from someone with experience who has been there before – Be patient it takes time if it’s done correctly. If things seem too complicated, then be sure to reach out so we can help with legal guidance – Document everything: every bit of correspondence between yourself and others involved

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