• Chief Editor, Managing Director

    Thomas Kramer

    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.

  • Head of publishing development

    Manuel Schär

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 57

    Studied history and economics, then worked in various positions at the educational publisher hep, most recently as publishing director. Supports the publishing houses Scheidegger & Spiess and Park Books in their future development and digital transformation.


  • Internationals Acquisitions Manager

    Verena Andric

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 51


    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.

  • 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.

  • Accounting and human resources

    Lisa Mühlemann

    +41 (0)44 262 16 62


    Is a trained bookseller, an accounting clerk, and holds a degree in Law. Since 2020, she is in charge of accounting and human resources at Scheidegger & Spiess and Park Books.

  • Project Management, Desk Editor

    Chris Reding

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 52


    Studied modern German literature, culture and media as well as art history. She worked as editor at the University of Freiburg/Breisgau, at the political non-fiction publisher ça ira and at Lars Müller Publishers. She joined Scheidegger & Spiess in 2019 as project manager and 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

    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.

  • Junior Project Manager

    Anthonie de Groot

    Tel. +41 (0)44 253 64 59


    Studied visual communication in Bern. Graduated with a Master of Cultural Publishing from the Zurich University of the Arts on the topic of collaborative and experimental publishing. She joined Scheidegger & Spiess in 2022 as junior project manager.