Meet our Team!
Want to know who is behind Helvetiq?
Creatives at heart, we are passionate about providing you with precious moments of fun, adventure and learning. Enthusiasm is our key ingredient to everything we do.
You can call us adventurous. We’ve lived in many countries from Switzerland to the USA, Germany, Ireland, France, China, Algeria and Denmark. We have come together to craft authentic titles with quality content and sophisticated, yet uncluttered design.
We are committed to diversity, equality and inclusion, and we use our energy, titles and voices to create long-lasting, meaningful change.
An achievement? Learning to ski alone with 2.20 m Rossignol.
Two cities of heart? Boston and Biskra.
A passion? Reading and writing fiction.
Deputy General Manager
A music? An eclectic mix from hip hop to folk and anything in between.
A dish? Stuffed or filled! Dumplings, Pierogi, Tacos, Bao Buns, Maultaschen, etc.
A language? Greek.
Communication & Marketing Manager
Two cities of heart? Sagone and Montréal.
A childhood book? Le meilleur des mondes by Aldous Huxley.
A movie? La ligne verte.
Project & Production Manager
A favorite dish? Perch fillets from Lake Geneva.
A continent? South America.
A hidden talent? Building cardboard huts.
Head of Bergli Books
An accomplishment? Publishing a novel.
A holiday? Hiking with my kids across the Alps.
A sport? Ski touring.
Clara SAN MILLAN
A city? Madrid.
An illustrator? Ciara Quilty-Harper.
A dream? Playing drums in a band.
Export Manager - Rights Manager
An author? Christelle Dabos. Can't wait to see what she has in store for us.
A city? Beijing.
A drink? Tea ! Lapsong, Earl Grey...
Sales & Marketing Manager - Suisse Romande
A place? The seaside in Brittany.
A feeling? Waking up in the middle of nature.
A book? Beauté fatale by Mona Chollet.
A painting? Pink Stage by Genieve Figgis.
A dish? Grandma's Schnitzel.
A hobby? Playing piano.
A game? Château Aventure by Jared Sorensen.
A book? Invisible women by Caroline Criado Perez .
A mountain? Cerro Guaneguane in Chile.
Sales & Marketing Assistant - Bergli Books
A book? Lexicon by Max Barry.
A hobby? Reading and dog training.
A travel? Probably Kauai, although I’m torn between that and Thailand.
A smell? The smell of the lake.
A childhood book? My Sweet Orange Tree by José Mauro de Vasconcelos.
An adventure? Karakoram, Pakistan.
A country? Wales.
A book? The Power by Naomi Alderman.
An ecosystem? Coral reefs.
International Sales Coordinator
A dish? My grandmother's mesturet - pumpkin fritters, a specialty of the Tarn!
A festival? Woodford Folk Festival, Australia.
A game? Dixit.
A climate? Tropical.
A music? Renaud.
A city of heart? Quebec City.
Sales & Marketing Assistant
A hobby? Screen printing.
A book? La belle aux oranges by Jostein Gaarder.
A country? Croatia.
A passion? Wind orchestras.
A hobby? All paper arts: Origami, Papertoys, Quilling...
A game? Orleans, by Reiner Stockhausen.
A hobby? Swimming in open water all year round.
A dish? Pasta, pasta and more pasta.
A book? The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger.
Editorial & Marketing
A song? Strangers by The Kinks.
An adventure? Mushing in Swedish Lapland.
A book? Kon-Tiki ekspedisjonen by Thor Heyerdahl.
A dish? My Mom's krokiety and pierogi.
A game? Hollow Knight, Death's Door.
A movie? The Nightmare Before Christmas (and other Tim Burton's movies).
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