Management Board SBB Real Estate
Alexander Muhm has been Head of SBB Real Estate and a member of the Management Board since January 2019. Before this, he headed up the Development division. The qualified architect and doctor of engineering sciences blogs about all kinds of topics and trends from the industry, reporting on the specific challenges that a state-owned real estate company faces.
Susanne Zenker has been head of Development and a member of the SBB Real Estate Management Board since January 2019. A graduate in architecture from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, she has been working at SBB since 2013, most recently as head of Investment Property Development. Before working at SBB, she worked in well regarded architectural firms in London and Zurich and then as team leader for property development at Steiner AG in Zurich and Lausanne.
Alexis Leuthold has been head of Property Management and a member of the SBB Real Estate Management Board since September 2018. He holds a PhD in Law and an Executive MBA from the University of St. Gallen and has worked at SBB Real Estate and Law and Compliance in various roles since 2006. Most recently, he was head of the Law, Compliance and Procurement unit at SBB Real Estate.
Andrea Huber has been head of Human Resources at SBB Real Estate since May 2019. After holding various positions at Novartis Consumer Health, Swatch Group and Inselspital Bern, she worked in HR at the SBB Passenger Division as a business partner from 2011. Andrea Huber is a qualified human resources manager and management coach. She also completed the MAS in General Management at SBB in 2019.
Franz Steiger has been head of Finance and member of the SBB Real Estate Management Board since December 2017. On graduation from his Master’s in Corporate Finance, he completed an EMBA at the University of Zurich and worked in leading positions in finance in manufacturing and service companies (e.g. Siemens, Herzt), most recently as Head of Transformation and Digitalization at Switzerland Global Enterprises.
Daniel Zollinger has been head of Real Estate Legal Services and a member of the SBB Real Estate Management Board since June 2020. He holds a PhD in Law, is a member of the Zurich bar and holds a Master of Laws from the University of New South Wales. He also completed an EMBA at the University of St. Gallen. Daniel Zollinger has been at SBB Real Estate since 2013 and was most recently head of Real Estate Rights for the Central Switzerland region.
Beatrice Bichsel has been head of Facility Management and a member of the SBB Real Estate Management Board since June 2020. She is a legal professional with an Executive MBA from the University of St. Gallen and has been working at SBB Real Estate since 2011 – most recently as head of Law, Compliance and Procurement. Before coming to SBB, she worked as a legal professional at immoveris AG and Häusermann + Partner.
Andreas Burkhardt has been head of Portfolio Management and a member of the SBB Real Estate Management Board since August 2019. He studied economics and political science at the University of St. Gallen (HSG). Andreas Burkhardt has been working at SBB Real Estate since 2010, most recently as head of Facility Management for the Central Switzerland region. He followed further training in real estate, earning a Master’s degree.