Andy Schwarzenbach | Venture

Andy Schwarzenbach, Dr.phil. et lic.oec. HSG, born in 1975, is head of New Business of the Gastronomy and Speciality Stores Management of the Genossenschaft Migros Zürich.
He studied economics at the University of St. Gallen, HSG, and received his doctorate at Zurich University in media studies.
After his economics studies, he was working for five years in an international management consultancy firm. His advisory activity led him to different cities within Switzerland and also to Germany, Belgium and South Africa.
In 2009, he founded the company HITZBERGER, and achieved his business idea of healthy fast food. He built the startup to a catering chain with ten restaurants and take-aways in Zurich, Bern and Basel. In 2017, he successfully sold it to Genossenschaft Migros Zürich, where he was responsible for the integration into the Migros-Gruppe. Since then, he has been driving expansion as Head of New Business.