Marc Elmiger


Marc Elmiger has been Director of Privatklinik Bethanien since March 2021. After studying law in Zurich and St. Gallen, Marc Elmiger first moved into the insurance industry, where he spent several years as a manager in the area of benefits. His path then led him to the healthcare sector, with roles including director of retirement homes in Zurich and director of a hospital in the Central Plateau with several surgical locations. As a result of his additional medical training, Marc Elmiger is familiar with operational issues based on his own experience – and it’s this broad experience that enables him to build bridges between medicine and management.

Andrea Krebs

Esther Lanz

Director of Nursing Care

Andrea Krebs qualified as a nurse (Registered Nurse, Advanced Federal Diploma of Higher Education) in 2009, and has worked in various public and private hospitals. She took over as head of nursing ward 23/24 in 2018, and has been Director of Nursing Care after taking over nursing management on 1 February 2021. 

Nadine Schneider

Magnus Hosang

Head of Surgical Services

Nadine Schneider completed her training as an surgical services assistant at the University Hospital of Freiburg after graduating from high school in Ettenheim DE. Among others she then worked for the University Hospital and the Schulthess Clinic in Zurich. Most recently she was head of the surgical services department at the Privatklinik Bethanien. In addition to her further training in leadership in healthcare institutions at H+, Nadine Schneider has been responsible for the surgical services of the Privatklinik Bethanien as a member of the management since July 2021.

Annette Syz

Ines Gurnhofer

Head of Patient Services

Annette Syz laid the foundation of her career at the international hotel management school «Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne». After graduating, she spent 12 years working in international event management and sponsoring for Formula 1 racing. During her subsequent employments she was in charge of advertising and customer support at a local publication and was Managing Director of a gourmet and lifestyle magazine. Most recently, she was responsible for corporate partnerships at the international organisation «Right To Play». Annette Syz has been Head of Patient Services and a member of the executive board at the Privatklinik Bethanien since October 2020.

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