The HBM Foundation Board

An organization that shoots for the stars needs a firm footing. Our Board members keep us real.

Foundation Board

Jan Bonhoeffer

Jan Bonhoeffer is the founder of Heart Based Medicine and established the Foundation to further the evolution of healthcare. He cares for patients and teaches pediatrics at the University Children's Hospital in Basel, Switzerland. Jan has previously built and led large global research networks to improve child health, has published over 100 scientific papers and book chapters on infectious diseases and vaccines, and worked with the WHO to shape global health programs. He lives with his wife and 3 children in Basel, Switzerland.

Sabine Shah

Every project that Sabine is involved with has a common goal: to put human beings in the center and to create an environment which brings out the best in all of us. After 10 years in the chemical industry as Head of HR, Sabine founded her own coaching business 'Return To Me'. As well as being a treasured Board member at Heart Based Medicine, Sabine is also Founder/President of the 'Jasmina Soraya Foundation' supporting families who have lost a child. Sabine is a married mother of 4, living in Alsace.

Andy Thomma

Andreas Thomma is the MD and partner of Coverdale Switzerland, an organization focusing on transformation and change. He believes that change is the elixir of life and that through individual perception and recognition we shape both our own and the collective experience. After many years in the banking and pharmaceutical industry, Andy became a consultant, facilitator and coach, and is a certified HeartMath® trainer. Andy serves as a valued Board member for Heart Based Medicine and lives with his wife in a suburb of Basel, Switzerland.