Board of directors

Fabio Casgnola


(* 1955) Fabio Casgnola studied history at the University of Geneva. He worked as an official instructor for the medical troops of the federal military department and held top management positions with insurers Wincare in Lugano and Winterthur. From 2004 to 2011 he was chief operating officer of Ars Medica and Sant’Anna clinics. Since 2011 he has been Director of Ars Medica Clinic and COO of the Swiss Medical Network in Ticino.

Claudio Camponovo

Medical Director

(1962) Claudio Camponovo studied medicine at the University of Pavia. He specialized in anesthesia and intensive care at the University Hospital of Bern (Inselspital). He also received a Master's degree in underwater medicine from the University of Pisa. From 1991 to 2010 he gained experience at the Regional hospital in Lugano before being appointed deputy head of the anesthesiology service. 

In 2011 he became head of the anesthesiology service at Ars Medica clinic, where he has also been medical director since 2013. He is also involved in several professional organizations, and is President of the Swiss Underwater and Hyperbaric Medical Society (SUHMS).

Paolo Agostini

Head of Care

(* 1962) After a Bachelor's degree in physical education and a nursing diploma, Paolo Agostini subsequently specialized in health management. He worked as a healthcare assistant at the Department of General Surgery of the Fondazione Macchi Hospital in Varese, where he was also an instructor at the school of nursing. In 2001 he started to work as a healthcare assistant at Ars Medica Clinic, and was appointed Head of nursing staff in the orthopedic department. He has been head of care since 2013.