Born in Berne in 1957. Studied advertising and communications. Trained in Berne and Zurich at ad agencies and in a wine store. Has worked for Mondaine Watch Ltd. in various capacities since 1989. Brand manager for strategy and development for the Mondaine brand world-wide since 2001, responsible for marketing, distribution and the collection, including a substantial contribution to the creation of the Mondaine Helvetica family of watches.