Our team consists of designers, engineers, and business and finance specialists with a shared vision to transform the prosthetic sector in the East African region. We believe in the collaborative power of people with different backgrounds and perspectives to co-create great solutions together.
Experienced prosthetic experts with extraordinary knowledge and everyday exposure support us daily. Our Swiss and East-African prosthetists, physiotherapists and amputees make up our extended team.
Activist for people with disabilities, part of the Amputee Selfhelp Network in Uganda and one of the first circleg user. Find out more about her in our story.
Founder of the Amputee Selfhelp Network in Uganda and one of the first circleg user. Find out more about him in our story.
Paralympics champion and part of the circleg development and testing team. Beat was our athlete at Cybathlon 2020 representing Team circleg. Read more about him in our story.
As a sporty all-rounder with a great technical understanding he is part of the circleg development and testing team. Andre was our lead athlete at Cybathlon 2020 representing team circleg. Read more about him in our story.
As trained and experienced prosthetists, they are part of the circleg development and testing team. Both have worked in prosthetic workshops all over the world. Read more about them in our story.
We are bolstered with an extensive network of advisors with versatile personalities from the fields of prosthetics, design, engineering, business and international cooperation. This broad know-how and wide-ranging experience support us in further developing our vision and ensuring coherence in strategic decisions.
CEO of the Zindel Group AG and our first Advisor and Mentor since the start of circleg. Marc is an experienced and former corporate lawyer supporting us on a wide range of issues such as general management, leadership, financial and legal matters.
Executive Director of the Pro Victimis Foundation and part of the Advisory Board since 2021. Ariane advises us on topics related to fundraising & donor relations, social enterprise development and international cooperation.
Mariana Christen Jakob
With over 20 years of experience in social innovation, CSR, impact measurement and impact investing, Founder of SEIF and an expert within the ecosystem of impact startups with a focus on tech for impact.
Having held roles in materials engineering at Georg Fischer and EMS Chemie, he now leads at the FHNW Institute of Polymer Engineering and Nanotechnology and is also serving as Professor and Program Manager for the Master of Advanced Studies in Polymer Technologies.
The power of collaboration
We are very grateful and proud to have so many incredibly motivated partners on board who support us every day with expertise and drive our vision forward.