Thomas Baumgartner Gsell is a trained draughtsman and qualified architect ETH/SIA. He studied with Valerio Olgiati, Flora Ruchat-Roncati and Herzog & de Meuron, completed with internships with Miller & Maranta and the Luxembourg State Monument Conservation Agency. In 2001 he graduated with Andrea Deplazes.
After his training, he worked for seven years at Boltshauser Architects, as a manager in charge of several larger public projects.
2007 he joined IE Industrial Engineering Zurich AG, designing high-end production facilities for both food and life sciences industry.
In 2016 he founded Baumgartner + Baumgartner AG together with one of his brothers. Since August 2018, he has managed the company as Baumgartner + Partner AG as sole managing director and majority shareholder.
Thomas Baumgartner has a CAS in project management from the ZHAW and various further training courses in the areas of building law (SIA), personal development, negotiation, workshop moderation, and financial management (all ZfU).
Thomas speaks fluent French and English