Heuberger, Robert K.



Robert K. Heuberger is a Swiss real estate entrepreneur and philanthropist who supported and realized a large number of social and cultural initiatives and projects in Switzerland.

After his career in the banking and insurance sector, in 1954, he founded, together with his wife Ruth Heuberger, the Siska Heuberger Holding AG, which today is one of the most important real estate corporations in Switzerland. The Siska Heuberger Holding AG realized a large number of major construction projects, especially in Eastern Switzerland, and built more than 1000 new apartments in Winterthur.

Robert Heuberger’s most important charitable commitments include the establishment of the Ruth and Robert Heuberger Foundation, which provides significant support for social and cultural projects in Switzerland and beyond. Robert Heuberger has also founded the most highly endowed award in Switzerland for young entrepreneurs. In 2007, the City of Winterthur awarded him with the “Winterthur lion” prize.