COL Christophe Baumberger, a Swiss national, holds a PhD in Biochemistry of the University of Geneva, Switzerland. He is currently working as regular officer and Deputy Commander of the NBC-EOD Center of Competence of the Swiss Armed Forces in Spiez, Switzerland. He has the lead in the various projects building up the Swiss military CBRN Defence capabilities.
COL Baumberger is a member of different international working groups and participates in various civilian and military expert groups such as the Coordinated Medical Service in Switzerland (CMS) or the EEDDPS, the professional civil-miltary CBRN rapid intervention element in Switzerland. He has participated in various military training exercises such as (Croatia (ASSITEX 1 from OPCW), EURAD 2010 (as NCC from the Swiss contingent) and was head of project D-CH ABC FTX 14 in Geneva.
In his military function (militia), he is the CBRN Officer of the Swiss Airforce. COL Baumberger is married and has a son and a daughter.