Hayek has tapped Clooney for the Board of Directors of an unnamed new Swiss company created to develop reduced emissions/reduced energy consumption auto motors.
2006: Hayek’s net income was 827 million Swiss francs ($685.5 million)
Hayek is Swiss. The new auto motor company will be based in Biel, Switzerland.
– According to Hayek, the new company will do R & D for hydrogen, fuel cells and solar energy.
– Hayek told the press he had considered Al Gore for Clooney’s spot on the board but couldn’t be sure Gore wouldn’t run for President.
Hayek: “First I hesitated between Al Gore and Clooney…”