Chief of Staff
After his apprenticeship and employment as a laboratory assistant at Ciba-Geigy AG, Andreas Schefer (born in 1969) studied law at the University of Basel. He received his degree in 2001. He was then employed at the University of Basel, in the Department of Justice of Basel-City and in the Department of Health and Social Affairs of the Canton of Aargau.
In 2008 he joined the Legal Section of the HSK as a legal expert. HSK was the precursor of ENSI. At ENSI he was Deputy Section Head from 2011 and then from 2012 the Head of Section of Legal Affairs.
The Chief of Staff is not a member of the Executive Board but attends all of its meetings in an advisory role.