Gisela Oeri

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Gisela Oeri
Born (1955-11-08) November 8, 1955 (age 61)
 Germany Schopfheim
Nationality Swiss/German
Spouse(s) Andreas Oeri

Gisela "Gigi" Oeri is a Swiss-German football chairwoman and philanthropist born 8 November 1955 in Schopfheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. She was the chairwoman of FC Basel from 2006 until 2012.[1]

Oeri is a trained physiotherapist although she no longer practices. She is married to Andreas Oeri, one of the heirs of the Basel pharmaceutical company F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG.[2] According to the business magazine Bilanz[3] the couple are the richest Swiss people.

Oeri is heavily involved financially with the Puppenhausmuseum, the largest collection of teddy bears in Europe.[4]