Dr. Dr. h. c. Gottfried Locher President of the Council - Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches Gottfried Wilhelm Locher has been the President of the Council of the Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches since 2011. He has also served as president of the Community of Protestant Churches in Europe (CPCE) since 2016. He holds an MBA from the London Business School. The Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches is the voice of more than 2 million Protestants in Switzerland. It represents the interests of its 26 member churches on national and international levels. The FSPC also regularly makes statements on social, ethical, and economic issues.