Born and raised in Germany, Robert showed entrepreneurial spirit early in his life, setting up his first IT company at age 15. He continued to start and run several other businesses in various industries such as sports marketing, pet food and professional services, while doing his Master’s degree in Marketing, Services and Communications Management from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.
After working for Ernst & Young’s performance improvement department for several years, where he was responsible for internal and external business development and was advising international Fortune 100 companies in various industries such as automotive, medical technology and pharmaceuticals, he became Head of International Marketing and member of the Board International of the M-Industry Group (with 35 companies and platforms around the globe), the production arm of Switzerland’s largest retail group, Migros (turning over 25bn USD annually).
He was responsible for strategically growing the international business and was driving expansion into the Asian market. After that, he co-founded inventify, a SaaS startup, which he has since successfully exited.
He is CEO of Swiss Insurance Partners and Swiss Health Partners (https://www.swissinsurancepartners.com), the creators of the SIP Medical Family Office®, global leaders in providing International Health Insurance and Health Management solutions to affluent global citizens in over 65 countries for almost 25 years, and he is the founder of health.inc, where he is interviewing international experts in the fields of health, medicine and longevity.