Foundation Council

Foundation Council

The Foundation Council is made up of five persons:
 

Dr Lucrezia Meier-Schatz

Dr Lucrezia Meier-Schatz

Born in 1952 in Le Locle, Dr Meier-Schatz lives in St. Peterzell (SG). She studied political science at the Universities of Neuchâtel and Berkley (California). Dr Meier-Schatz is National Advisor since 1999, President of Profamilia and member of several boards including that of adminitration CSS Insurance in Lucerne.

 
Mrs Isabelle Thomann

Mrs Isabelle Thomann

Born in 1960 in Lausanne, Mrs Thomann is living in Cologny (GE). She graduated from HEC in Lausanne and worked in banking in Geneva before devoting herself to her family.

 
Mr Pierre-Marcel Favre

Mr Pierre-Marcel Favre

Born in 1943 in Lausanne, Pierre-Marcel Favre studied architecture. In 1971 he started the Favre Publishing house which he still directs today and in 1987 he launched the International Book and Press Fair in Geneva. Pierre-Marcel Favre is an Officer of the Legion of Honour and an Officer of Arts and Letters. Furthermore he is also, and just as Saint-Exupery, a passionate pilot.

 
Mr Thomas Burillo

Mr Thomas Burillo

Born in 1971 in Herzogenbuchsee Thomas Burillo is a graduate in economics from the University of Bern. Since 1999, he is the C.F.O. Probst the group. Accomplished sportsman, he was a professional ice-hockey player from 1991 to 1995 and Swiss champion in 1994 with CP Bern.

 
Mr Jean-Marc Probst

Mr Jean-Marc Probst

Born in 1956 in Lausanne, Jean-Marc Probst studied mechanical engineering at the EPFL and is the CEO of Probst-Maveg SA in Crissier. He is also Chairman of VSIG - Commerce Switzerland (the Swiss federation of trade) as well as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of CSS Insurance in Lucerne and member of the Supervisory Board of Switzerland Global Enterprise (the Swiss office of economic expansion).