Dr. Andy Fischer

Andy Fischer studied medicine before graduating inspecialist studies in surgery and emergency medicine and was a physician in the Swiss emergency helicopter service (REGA) until 2006. In 1999 Andy Fischer founded Medgate and has led the entire Medgate Group since then as CEO.

From 2012 to 2021 Andy Fischer has been the President of the International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth (ISfTeH). From 2008 to 2019 he has been lecturing in Telemedicine at the University of Zurich.

Andy Fischer currently serves as a Board Member of the University Children's Hospital, Basel (UKBB) and is a Member of the Foundation Board of the Merian Iselin Foundation, Basel. He is a Board Member of the Alliance for Liberal Healthcare Switzerland (Bündnis freiheitliches Gesundheitswesen Schweiz).