Members of the Government Council

Government Councillor Natalie Rickli

Head of the Department of Health
since 2019

Party membership: Swiss People’s Party (SVP)
Place of origin: Madiswil BE
Date of birth: 19/11/1976
Domicile: Winterthur

Professional activity

1995Completed commercial apprenticeship at fenaco
1995–2005Positions in advertising and marketing at various media companies
2005–2009Site relation manager / team leader at Goldbach Group
2009–2017Partner relation manager at Goldbach Group
2018–2019Self-employed communications consultant, communication@natalierickli agency

Political activity

2002–2007Member of the Communal Parliament, Winterthur
2007Member of Parliament of the Canton of Zurich
2007–2019Member of the Swiss Parliament (National Council) – Member of the Legal Affairs Committee and the Transport and Telecommunications Committee
2014–2019President of Aktion Medienfreiheit (Action for Press Freedom; member as of 2008)