• Chief Editor, Managing Director

    Thomas Kramer

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 54

    Film historian and contributor to and editor of several books. He has been culture editor with Swiss daily newspaper Tages-Anzeiger 1998–2004 and chief culture editor with the weekly Die Weltwoche 2005–06. Chief editor and director of Scheidegger & Spiess since 2006 and of Park Books since 2012.

  • International Acquisitions Manager

    Giuseppina Leone

    Tel. +39 (0)347 702 14 31


    Studied Italian and French Literature in Siena (Italy). She has been working in publishing since 2004 and collaborated with many important art institutions, collectors, and renowned artists from all over the world. She joined Scheidegger & Spiess as business development and international project manager in October 2017.

  • Sales

    Patrick Schneebeli

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 53


    Musician (French horn) and a trained bookseller, has been working in publishing since 1998: with Helbing & Lichtenhahn and with Birkhäuser in Basel (2000–05). He has been in charge of sales with Scheidegger & Spiess since 2005 and with Park Books since 2012.

  • Marketing, Publicity, Deputy Director

    Domenica Schulz

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 56


    Did a commercial training in publishing 2003–06 and studied foreign languages in Giessen (Germany) and Sydney 2006–12. She is in charge of marketing and international publicity with Scheidegger & Spiess and Park Books since 2012.

  • Assistant Press & Sales

    Melanie Jost

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 52


    Studied German Language and Literature, Business Administration and Edition Philology at the Universities of Zurich and Bern after completing a Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communication at the Zurich University of the Arts. She has been a press and sales assistant with Scheidegger & Spiess since fall 2018.

  • Project Management, Desk Editor

    Monique Zumbrunn

    +41 (0)44 262 16 62


    Studied Italian and German literature and linguistics and sociology. Worked as an editor freelance and with various publishers in Zürich 1994–2002. She has joined Scheidegger & Spiess in 2003 and is working as a desk editor.

  • Project Management, Desk Editor

    Nadine Olonetzky

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 51


    Culture critic and publicist specializing in photography ( and also author and editor of several books. She has been with Scheidegger & Spiess since 2008 as photography editor, fund raiser, and copy editor for our marketing.

  • Desk Editor, Translator

    Lisa Schons

    Tel. +41 (0)44 262 16 62


    Studied Comparative Literature, English, and Publishing in Bochum and Sydney as an Endeavour Awards recipient. Since 2007 freelance translator and editor for different press agencies, magazines, publishers, and museums. She joined Scheidegger & Spiess in 2014 as an editor and translator.


  • Project Management, Desk Editor

    Muriel Blancho

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 57


    Studied German as well as Media and Communications. She has previously worked in bookselling and publishing. Project manager and editor at Scheidegger & Spiess and Park Books since 2017.

  • Project Management, Desk Editor

    Olivia Baeriswyl

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 58


    Studied art history, German literature and curatorial studies at the Universities of Freiburg i.Ü. and Bern. She has been working at the Fotomuseum Winterthur before joining Scheidegger & Spiess in 2018, where she works as a project manager and desk editor.

  • Project Management, Desk Editor

    Verena Andric

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 54


    Studied art history and Italian linguistics and literature in Dresden and Bologna. She has been working in the international art world for several years before joining Scheidegger & Spiess in 2018.

  • Office Manager

    Marion Bernhard

    Tel. +41 (0)44 262 16 62


    Trained and worked several years in banking, changed to the film industry in 1999, and has been working in the field of art and photography (Fotomuseum Winterthur, and Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich) since 2002. With Scheidegger & Spiess since 2014, she is our office manager.