The Palatin Foundation was founded in 2011 and is based in Basel. Within the framework of its purpose, it is committed to the future opportunities of children, young people and young adults.

As an independent foundation, it supports projects that are not or only partially financed by the public sector and private organisations.

It focuses on projects that have been completed within a certain period of time, cover a particular need, guarantee quality and are sustainable.

The Foundation's commitment is based on partnership.

The Palatin Foundation is subject to the supervision of the Canton of Basel-Stadt (BSABB) and is a member of the swissfoundations, the Swiss association of foundations. www.swissfoundations.ch

Foundation Board

As the supreme body, the Foundation Board manages the Foundation's assets, determines the direction of its funding activities and decides on applications for funding.

Jacqueline Burckhardt BertossaPresidentResponsible Education field
Thomas BrunnerBoard memberResponsible Training field
Dr. Alex HedigerBoard memberResponsible Education field
Prof. Dr. Gustav von SchulthessBoard memberResponsible Medical Research field
Frederik SohnsAdviserResponsible Training field


Judith Bühler, owner of inspira consult gmbh, coordinates the funding activities and manages the foundation's projects. You can find out more at www.inspiraconsult.ch.


Judith Bühler
+41 (0)79 623 89 45