At your service!

Our team in Switzerland supports the work of Mercy Ships in Africa by ensuring:

  • recruitment and support of volunteers for the hospital ship
  • fundraising, so that operations and training on board can be completely free of charge
  • programmatic support and project monitoring
  • visibility in the Swiss media
  • relations with our partners in Switzerland

The organisation’s humanitarian activities are supported by an international organisation with an operational centre, a global office, and 16 national offices.

Situation as on December 31st, 2023: Full-time equivalent = 21,4 (including 11.2 programmatic positions)

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René Lehmann

Director

Véronique André

Event coordinator

Lucile Arthaud

Fund Management & Programs Support Officer

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Christophe Baer

Donor Relations and administration
(Western Switzerland)

Caroline Bebga

Donor Relations and administration
(Western Switzerland)

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Gessica Casciaro

Donor Relations
(German-speaking Switzerland)

Oranne Corelli

Deputy Head of Programs

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Sandrine Dumbacher

Country Engagement Teams Development Manager

Constanze Hacker

Partner Manager Corporations and Foundations
(German-speaking Switzerland)

Danielle Harbaugh

Danielle Harbaugh

Legacies, Companies and Foundations
(Western Switzerland)

Linda Huber

HR Manager

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Martin Humm

Legacies, Companies and Foundations
(German-speaking Switzerland)

Fabienne Hutmacher

Fabienne Hutmacher

Global Facilities Services Manager

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Joël Köhli

Accounting

Simona Madeo

Marketing

Jessica Morey

Jessica Morey

Recruitment for the Africa Mercy and the Global Mercy
(French-speaking Switzerland)

René Progin

Communication, Public and Media Relations

Daniel Sanchez Schibli

Project Supervisor

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Leticia Schäfer

Companies & Foundations
(German- and Italian-speaking Switzerland)

Marina Schmid

Marina Schmid

Programs Support Specialist

Djurre Jan

Djurre Jan Schutte

Nautical Operations Manager and relief captain

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Ursula Susedka

Finance Controlling and Processes

Janina Tobler

Recruitment for the Africa Mercy and the Global Mercy
(German-speaking Switzerland)

Maria Zampetaki

Talent attraction for the Africa Mercy and the Global Mercy

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Claude Ziehli

Corporate Fundraising, Mercy Ships Network and Foundations
(Western Switzerland)

Jonathan Ziehli

Fund Management & Programs Support Manager