Stiftung Europainstitut Basel (Foundation of the Institute)


Stiftung Europainstitut Basel (Foundation of the Institute) has been supporting the Institute since its early years. The foundation board consists of personalities from the cantonal governments and administrations as well as from politics and the business sector. The board discusses questions concerning its mission (namely the use of the foundation funds, maintenance of the building, recommendations for strategic decisions). Furthermore, the board supports the Institute for European Global Studies with its activities of networking in the city and region of Basel.

  • Dr. Thomas Staehelin, President (Advocate)
  • Prof. Dr. Andreas Bohrer (Lonza AG, Group General Counsel & Comp. Secr.)
  • Dr. Andreas Burckhardt (President of the Administrative Council at Baloise Group)
  • Dr. Manuel Friesecke (Regio Basiliensis)
  • Dr. Eva Herzog (Vice-President of the Governing Council and Head of the Finance Department Basel-City)
  • Dr. Eric Jakob  (Director of the Promotion Activites Directorate of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO)
  • Roman Jermann (UBS AG, Head of Wealth Management Region Basel)
  • Prof. Dr. Heinrich Koller (Staehelin Advokatur und Notariat)
  • Prof. Dr. Georg Kreis (former Head of the Institute for European Global Studies)
  • Dr. Matthias Leuenberger (Novartis International AG, Country President Switzerland)
  • Isaac Reber (Member of the Governing Council, Security Directorate Baselland)
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Andrea Schenker-Wicki (Rector of the University of Basel)