Severin Laeuchli was the Chief of Dermatologic Surgery and Mohs Surgery at the University Hospital in Zurich, Switzerland. He was trained in Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery at the University of Zurich, with additional training in Mohs Surgery in different centers in the USA, as well as training in Internal Medicine and Angiology (vascular medicine). He started the first Mohs surgery service in Zurich in 2006. Currently he performs Mohs surgery at the "Dermatologisches Zentrum Zürich AG" and at the University Hospital in Zurich. In addition to being president of the European Society for Micrographic Surgery (ESMS), he is the current chairman of the Swiss working group for Dermatosurgery and immediate past-president of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA).