PICSTARS The tech startup from Zurich

PICSTARS was set up in 2014 and is one of the top 10 tech startups in Switzerland (Venture Leader 2016). Our mission is to digitise the sponsorship of brand ambassadors, with a particular focus on sports personalities. With the help of PICSTARS, brands can find the right sports and lifestyle stars to act as their ambassadors and publicise the brand’s photo/video and hashtag campaigns via their own social media channels. Companies can create campaigns and measure their success directly in the PICSTARS cockpit


  • Matthias Stieger
    Matthias Stieger Project Management
  • Michel Kaufmann
    Michel Kaufmann Head Marketing
  • Bruno Thurnherr Ferrari
    Bruno Thurnherr Ferrari Founder / Product Development
  • Vera Spring
    Vera Spring Campaign & Communications Manager
  • Henrik Kammermann
    Henrik Kammermann Founder / Business Development
  • Isabelle Forrer
    Isabelle Forrer Talent Management

Board of Directors & Shareholder

PICSTARS was founded in 2014 by Henrik Kammermann and Bruno Thurnherr. In 2015 Mark Sandmeier has joined as a co-founder and CEO. In November 2017 the leading Swiss media house Tamedia, the venture capital firm investiere, the Zürcher Kantonalbank and a group of angel investors have invested in the series A round.

  • Mark Sandmeier
    Mark Sandmeier Founder / CEO
  • Henrik Kammermann
    Henrik Kammermann Founder / Business Development
  • Eric Kuenzi
    Eric Kuenzi Founder / Law & Finance
  • Lorenz Lüchinger
    Lorenz Lüchinger
  • Bernhard Heusler
    Bernhard Heusler


Our Products

Influencer market
their social media

Brands can Reach
the matching

Event Visitors & Employees
leverage their personal networks

Employer & Event Organizers
incentivize this influencer value


Picstars AG
Bellariastrasse 7
8002 Zürich
T +41 43 817 61 05


Picstars Deutschland GmbH
Alt-Tempelhof 37
12003 Berlin


Let me explain, that PICSTARS has to offer for you