Urs Baumann is Head of Development and member of the Executive Board of Swiss Prime Site Immobilien AG. He also assumes responsibility for the realms of sustainability and innovation at the Swiss Prime Site Group level.
Urs Baumann studied architecture at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) in Mendrisio as well as at TU Delft in the Netherlands within the scope of an Erasmus Scholarship, obtaining his diploma in 2002. From 2002 to 2007, he worked in different architecture businesses in Baden, Dublin and Zurich as project leader, managing various new building and redevelopment projects ranging from planning to construction.
From 2007 to 2016, Urs Baumann was first active in project management and starting from 2008 he held various positions in the area of project development at Implenia Switzerland AG, ultimately as member of the business executive management team and responsible person for portfolio development in German-speaking Switzerland. In 2015, he graduated from the University of Zurich with an Executive MBA.
Urs Baumann resides in Wettingen, is married and the father of two children. Values such as respect, ambition, innovation, responsibility and integrity play a significant role for Urs Baumann in both his private and professional life. «Empathising with other people and adopting new perspectives support me in generating ideas, developing consensus-oriented strategies and awakening emotions.»
Urs Baumann has been employed at Swiss Prime Site AG since 2016.