Tel. +41 61 295 50 06gabriela. guentherodt@baselarea. swiss
Head of International Markets & Business Affairs, Member of the Management Board
Since January 2016, Gabriela Güntherodt has been a member of the Management Board and Head of International Markets & Business Affairs with BaselArea.swiss, which was formed by the merger of BaselArea, innovation networks switzerland and China Business Platform. Previously she was Director North America at BaselArea from February 2013 until end of 2015.
Before this, she worked as Senior Product Manager with Cochlear, where she was in charge of a product category for the whole EMEA market. Before her role at Cochlear, she worked as Programme Manager Nanotechnology in Private Banking with Credit Suisse and as Global Product Manager with the medtech company Synthes.
In 2002, she completed her Master’s degree in Biochemistry at the Biozentrum with a study visit at Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA. In 2011 she completed an MAS degree in Marketing Management and Business Administration, likewise at the University of Basel, where she then served also as a temporary lecturer in Product Management at the university’s Faculty of Business and Economics (WWZ).