Bergdorf is owned and managed by writer and journalist Mirko
and hotelier and interior designer Stéphane Houlmann.
Mirko Beetschen grew up on Lake Thun, Switzerland. He studied English and American Literature as well as Journalism at the University of Bern, living in the US and in London briefly. He worked for a design and architecture magazine in Zurich for five years before going freelance and, in 2007, became part of the Bergdorf company.
Mirko Beetschen lives in Bern and also follows the career of a writer.