Who We Are

We are a team of auto experts, passionate about finding you the right ride. Scroll down the page to know us better!

Autociel, for All Your Automobile Needs

Since the inception of Autociel in 2002, our sole objective has been to help you find your dream car at the best price and in the most hassle-free way. Integrity, professionalism and utmost sense of responsibility towards our customers have been the defining values of our team. And, this is the very reason why we are the leading car company for expats in Switzerland today. Our experts not only sell you a car or a service; we focus on finding the right solutions for your specific requirements!

Meet The Team

Markus Haefeli

Founder

Markus is a young-spirited entrepreneur, with over 20 years of experience in the car industry. He established Autociel in 2002 and later myswissinsurance.ch with a vision of offering tailored solutions to all the expats’ mobility and insurance requirements. An expert in the fields of buying, selling, leasing or importing a car, Markus has been the Vice President of VFAS Swiss Association of Independant Vehicle Traders since 2012.

Adrien Spertini

Adrien Spertini

Executive Assistant

Adrien has been an integral part of Autociel for the last 10 years. An expert multi-tasker, he manages everything from planning deliveries to drawing up client contracts to offering sales advice. A patient and jovial person by nature, Adrien cares deeply about his work and possesses a natural disposition towards enjoying life in general.

Jérôme Chessex

Jérôme Chessex

Sales Manager

Jerome comes with 12 years of experience in the car industry. As the Sales Manager of Autociel, he advises international and local customers looking to buy or lease new or used cars and offers support for any car-related questions. A great manager and mentor, Jerome is known for his relaxed nature and positive attitude.  

Christophe Logoz

Christophe Logoz

Sales Consultant, Responsible for Car Stock

Christophe is a true "petrolhead" since his early childhood, possessing extensive knowledge of cars; the newest models, the most efficient engines, the most reliable makes and models etc. He is as much interested in extreme sports cars and in city cars with the newest technologies. He has been working as a sales consultant at Autociel since 2015 and primarily works with expats. Apart from being passionate about his job and cars in general, Christophe enjoys the good life and is a true food lover. Luckily, he also likes sports - like hiking, cycling and skiing.

David Lopes

David Lopes

Sales Consultant

David has developed an efficient and multi-solution global vision through 12 years of sales experience. He makes it a point of honour to advise you the best according to your needs. Experienced in the automotive field, he has also acquired skills in insurance and finance. His self-sacrifice and technical background make his advice a real added value. He is passionate about cars, nature and sports. New technologies, friends and family are among his priorities. David is calm, conscientious and loves simple pleasures.  

Mark Mestre

Mark Mestre

Sales Assistant

Mark is a multi-talented professional with years of experience in the Swiss car industry.  Apart from working as a Sales Assistant in Autociel where he handles majority of paper-works for car import, inspection and registration, he is also an accomplished illustrator and entrepreneur.

Johanna Leimgruber

Accountant

Johanna joined the team of Autociel in 2018. Thanks to her training as a business economist and her daily roles as a collaborator, mom and musician, Johanna quickly learned to juggle the tasks of her specifications ranging from accounting to financial analysis, through HR administrative management. Very quickly, she made a place in this small, friendly and professional team, to which she does not fail to bring her sprig of humor and femininity.

Philippe Comte

Phillipe Comte

Driver

Coming from the background of a military driver, Phillipe has been a part of Autociel for the last 9 years. He is responsible for timely delivery of your car, customs clearance and registration of your vehicles. A fitness enthusiast by nature, Phillpe enjoys a variety of sports. In his free time, he loves to travel and dabble in photography.

Flavio Dalbo

Flavio Dal Bo

Driver

Flavio comes with 7 years of experience and is responsible for delivering your car to your doorstep. He joined Autociel in 2016 and have been instrumental in offering an awesome customer experience since then. I jovial person by nature, Flavio enjoys hiking, swimming and other sports. He loves to spend his free time with his friends and family.

Federico Turelli

Federico Turelli

Driver

Federico joined Autociel in 2016 and is responsible for delivering the vehicles after purchase. He takes care of customs clearance and registration for cars that are imported from within or out of Europe. He also ensures that the car is properly serviced before delivering it to you. A dotting father and part of a senior football team, Federico loves to cook for his friends and family. During his free time he can be seen taking a walk by the lake and volunteering in the various associations in his locality.

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