Team

Leo Neuweiler, Claudia Niklaus, Patricia Rivero and Raphael Eschmann
Leo Neuweiler, Claudia Niklaus, Patricia Rivero and Raphael Eschmann

Leo Neuweiler

Owner of Eschmann - Contactlinsen AG since 01.07.2017.

 

In 1985 completion of studies with a Diploma in Ophthalmic Optics at the Höhere Fachschule für Augenoptik (SHFA) in Olten, Switzerland.

 

In 2003 graduation with a Master of Science in Clinical Optometry at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) in Philadelphia, USA.

 

Until 2008 work in ophthalmic optics and optometry and head of the contact lens department at leading specialist enterprises in the greater Bern area.

 

Member of the Swiss Society of Ophthalmic Optics and Optometry (SSOO) and Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO).

 

Languages: German, English, French

Raphael Eschmann

Study and completion in 1975 of Diploma in Ophthalmic Optics and Optometry at the Höhere Fachschule für Augenoptik und Optometrie SFOF (today the BEUTH Hochschule für Technik) in Berlin. 1975–1978 collaboration on the research and development of new CL materials and geometries at Titmus-Eurocon (today CibaVision).


Since 1978 work at his own Institute for Ophthalmic Optics and Optometry. 1998 graduation with a Master of Science in Clinical Optometry at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO). Since 2001 Visiting Associate Professor at the PCO of SALUS University in Philadelphia, USA; member of the faculty doing in scientific work.


Member of the Swiss Society of Ophthalmic Optics and Optometry (SSOO), the German Association of Contact Lens Specialists and Optometrists (VDCO), Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and Fellow of the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA).


Languages: German, French, English, Italian

Patricia Rivero

 

After completion of business training in Bern, worked two years in the travel industry. Since March 2008 a member of the "Eschmann - Contactlinsen" team.

 

Languages: German, French, Spanish

Claudia Niklaus

 

Following completion of business apprenticeship, performed a number of years as travel consultant. Since October 2016 member of the "Eschmann - Contactlinsen" team.

 

Languages; German, French, English

Team Event 2013; Golfpark Oberburg

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Team Event 2011; Adventure Parc "Rope Tech" Bern

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Team Event 2008; it is only at the airport that we take off

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