Stefano Santinelli

Stefano Santinelli

CEO of Swisscom Directories AG

Stefano Santinelli is the CEO of Swisscom Directories AG. He is an established expert in investment management, in the development of new businesses and in the transformation of companies within the context of digitalization. Stefano Santinelli worked for UBS, ABB, SAP and held leading positions at Microsoft international (Switzerland, Russia, Italy) over several years. He founded and successfully exited 2 startups. Furhtermore, he built the Swisscom Health AG up to 300 employees. He looks back on many years of experience as a member of the board of directors at Datasport AG, Curabill AG, Medgate AG, Swisscom Broadcast AG, Swisscom Event and Media Solutions AG as well as Swisscom Directories AG. He is fluent in Italian, German, English, Russian and French. He studied Computer Science at ETH Zürich and we are proud to count him among our Rochester-Bern EMBA alumni. Stefano Santinelli was born in Ticino and has been living in Zürich since his studies.


localsearch (Swisscom Directories AG)

localsearch is the leading marketing and advertising partner for Swiss SMEs. The product portfolio of localsearch supports companies in being found online, acquiring new customers and retaining them in the long term. With simple and effective solutions for online marketing, competent on-site consulting and an attractive price-performance ratio, localsearch ensures the success of SMEs in the digital world. With and, localsearch also operates and markets the highest-reach directory and booking platforms in Switzerland with a combined total of over 7 million unique clients per month (gross, source: Net-Metrix). and are among the most popular apps in Switzerland. localsearch, and are brands of Swisscom Directories AG. Swisscom Directories AG is 100% owned by Swisscom. You can find further information at