Photograph: Myleen Hollero

Our Team

Meet the team behind Swissnex in San Francisco, located at Pier 17.

Our Team

Part of a world-wide network, Swissnex in San Francisco is Switzerland’s innovation outpost in the Bay Area. We are a dynamic, international team connecting Switzerland, North America and the world in science, education, innovation, and art.

Gioia Deucher, CEO swissnex SFPhotograph: Myleen Hollero

Gioia Deucher

Yannick Heiniger, swissnex SFPhotograph: Yannick Heiniger
Deputy CEO

Yannick Heiniger

Akiko Kojima, swissnex SFPhotograph: Akiko Kojima
Accounting Coordinator

Akiko Kojima

Photograph: Corine Thommen
Entrepreneurship Program Manager

Corine Thommen

Franziska Steiner, swissnex SFPhotograph: swissnex San Francisco
Head of Entrepreneurship

Franziska Steiner

Julia Bislin, Swissnex in San FranciscoPhotograph: Julien Vergély
Partnerships Associate

Julia Bislin

Julia Kuhn Mirza, swissnex SFPhotograph: Myleen Hollero
Senior Communications Manager

Julia Kuhn Mirza

Julien Vérgely, swissnex SFPhotograph: Myleen Hollero
Head of Operations

Julien Vergély

Laura Erickson, swissnex SFPhotograph: Myleen Hollero
Head of Innovation & Sustainability

Laura Erickson

Marc SernaPhotograph: Julien Vergély
Programs Associate

Marc Serna

Natalia Guecheva, swissnex SFPhotograph: swissnex San Francisco
Experience and Operations Coordinator

Natalia Guecheva

Perrine Huber, swissnex SFPhotograph: Myleen Hollero
Head of Communication

Perrine Huber

Sarah Chapatte, swissnex SFPhotograph: Myleen Hollero
Communications Manager

Sarah Chapatte

Contact Us

For inquires, email [email protected]