Gabriella Skala worked for many years at F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. in the pharmaceutical and corporate communications and public affairs department. In the summer of 1997, as Switzerland’s telecommunications sector was being deregulated, Gabriela joined diAx Telecommunications AG (now sunrise, TDC Switzerland AG) and built it up to the second largest telecom provider in Switzerland.
Since 2001 she has advised professional medical associations, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Her key strengths are general management for associations, strategy, business development and transformations, relationship management, integrated communications, medical education and scientific congresses.
Gabriella Skala holds an MBA from the Lorange Institute of Business Zürich (previously Graduate School of Business Administration) and the University of Wales in Cardiff and a diploma as Certified PR Editor. She is fluent in German, English, Czech, Italian and French.