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 April 1st, 2019: Full-time equivalent = 15 (including 4.5 programmatic positions)

  • René Lehmann

    Director

  • Alphonse Abraham

    Technical Support Officer for the Africa Mercy

  • Véronique André

    Event coordinator

  • Christophe Baer

    Donor Relations and administration
    (Western Switzerland)

  • Gessica Casciaro

    Donor Relations
    (German-speaking Switzerland)

  • Caroline Castella

    Crew care Africa Mercy
    (Western Switzerland)

  • Sandrine Dumbacher

    Country Engagement Specialist

  • Daniel Gonzalez

    HR Manager

  • Danielle Harbaugh

    Legacies, Companies and Foundations
    (Western Switzerland)

  • Martin Humm

    Legacies, Companies and Foundations
    (German-speaking Switzerland)

  • Joël Köhli

    Accounting

  • Simona Madeo

    Officer Programmes support & marketing

  • René Progin

    Communication, Public and Media Relations

  • Anna-Kristina Rien-Ninck

    Donor Relations and administration
    (German-speaking Switzerland)

  • Leticia Schäfer

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

  • Jessica Scheuring

    Recruitment for the Africa Mercy
    (French-speaking Switzerland)

  • Ursula Susedka

    Finance Controlling and Processes

  • Janina Tobler

    Recruitment for the Africa Mercy
    (German-speaking Switzerland)

  • Claude Ziehli

    Companies & Foundations
    (Western Switzerland)

  • Jonathan Ziehli

    Project coordination