Meet the Team at Swiss Interim Management
The consultants are an important part of our core team. They are the ones who interact with companies on a daily basis, recruit top-class interim managers - and ensure that the best possible "match" is made between the two sides. The back office staff makes sure that everything runs smoothly at Swiss Interim Management (SIM) in terms of IT, communication and HR management.
Consumer goods / Retail / Energy
Professional services / Public sector
Media / Entertainment
Daniel first came in touch with interim management back in 1995 when he was working as a HR specialist at Disney. He instantly fell in love with the concept. After various professional stations in France, England and Germany, he decided to return to his home country, Switzerland, in 2009. Then and there, he established an innovative and fully remote company: Swiss Interim Management. When asked about the secret of SIM's success, he says, smiling: “Motivated employees!”
In his private life, his own organic farm keeps him busy. Whether milking cows or planting potatoes: Daniel knows everything about agriculture. With his expert knowledge, he also supports the humanitarian work of the Swiss-based NGO, Sénégalité.
Healthcare / Technology
Christoph is a skilled entrepreneur and technology leader, bridging the gap between business and technology to enable enterprises to digitize, all while building strong, highly motivated teams.
Building on 25 years of expertise at global corporations, Christoph is passionate about providing strategic guidance to C-level audiences, shaping successful strategies, and transforming IT and security architectures to meet business goals.
When he is not working Christoph dedicates his time to his family with two kids and a dog. In addition, he adores endurance sport and loves to go running, trail running, race biking, cycling or skiing.
Evelyn has been a valued member of the SIM team since 2012, working part-time in the administrative fields, and part time in a restaurant.
As management assistant, she is responsible for a variety of tasks, including financial record-keeping, invoice processing, and payroll in the human resources department.
In her free time, Evelyn enjoys spending time outdoors, particularly during the winter months when she is able to ski in her hometown of Braunwald. Additionally, she finds satisfaction in assisting her family with their agricultural work, which often involves taking care of animals.
Strategy & Growth Manager
Viola leads the marketing and communications team. She is also responsible for building the internal knowledge hub and implementing optimized, digital workflows that allow the team to work from across the globe and the business to run smoothly. She is constantly expanding her horizon through further education in service design and business analytics, and has an interest in all topics related to personal development, neuroscience and well-being.
Viola is a passionate globetrotter and has lived in and worked from places such as Montenegro, Madeira and Bali. In her free time she enjoys working with her hands (sewing and analogue photography) and being in nature (diving, coasteering).
Alexandre De Col
Transportation / Logistics / Hospitality
Food and Beverages / Agriculture
Alexandre is a business leader and consultant with over 30 years of international work experience on 5 continents in management, business and technical roles with strategic and operational responsibilities.
He is particularly passionate about business model innovation and had contributed to the launch of over 300 startups. Alexandre is also the founder and director of the consulting firm Dr.PME® in French-speaking Switzerland, and a board member, coach and mentor of startups for the EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology).
He considers himself a humanist, and is passionate about history and philosophy. His is ever curious and likes to discover new things and places - so far he has traveled to over 80 countries.
Head of Business Development
Manufacturing / Pharmaceuticals
Transportation / Logistics / Real estate / Construction
Thanks to many years of experience in the management of national and international companies in the industrial sector, Gianmario is very familiar with the multifaceted challenges in the day-to-day business of large companies. Solving problems has always been his passion, and with this can-do attitude he also serves our clients.
In his private life, time for family and sports is paramount - jogging, skiing and golfing as well as a passion for languages and reading about human psychology provide the necessary balance to drive SIM and its clients forward with an always positive attitude.
Managing Partner STM
Finance / Manufacturing / Professional services
Walter has been active in head-hunting and executive search for 16 years. Responsible for permanent positions, he is in his element when he connects the right candidate with the right client.
His goal is optimal staffing; a triple win for the client, the candidate, and us!
Joël is responsible for the optimal match between company and talent, the challenge to combine SIM interim managers and client mandates motivates him.
He moved to Australia's Gold Coast for his Master's degree, which he is completing alongside his work as a Management Assistant for SIM. In his free time, he enjoys life on the Australian East Coast to the fullest, be it in one of the modern cities or on one of Australia's beautiful beaches.
Consumer goods / Retail / Technology
Philippe has many years of experience as Executive Manager and Chief Digital Officer of international companies. He is passionate about the digitalization of and in companies and supports them with transitions in the digital age. His strength is having an eye for the big picture - also because he is firmly convinced that transformation must be thought of holistically.
In his private life, he devotes most of his free time to his family and flying: he is a passionate private pilot.
Head of Accounting, Human Resources
Deborah is the head of accounting, human resources, and administration at SIM, always with an eye for detail. But behind this professional expertise lies a passion for counselling and personal development. While she's proud to contribute to the success of Swiss Interim Management GmbH, she's also always looking for ways to bring personal growth and well-being to the team.
Away from the office, Deborah is drawn to outdoor sports or to concerts and travel.