Board of Directors
Chinese or Swiss, we are all committed to the Mission of the Foundation and share the same ideas. At the exception of one member, we all work as volunteers.
Jean-Luc has a Master’s in Chinese Studies (Water Resources related) in Paris and further studied International Relations at La Sorbonne. He has worked 25 years in China , Taiwan and Japan in executive positions for various companies (Field Auditor for SGS, Factory Manager for Lacoste, China Country Manager for Audemars-Piguet, etc.). His first visit in the Three Valleys region took place in 1986 when it was still pristine and unknown. He is now managing the Foundation in Shangrila. He speaks fluently Chinese, English and French.
Philippe studied business in Switzerland and got a MBA ( Rutgers University). He has 15 years experience in financial executive positions in China (Steiger, Nestlé, CLS Communication, Itema, etc.). He was also the Director of the Swiss Center Shanghai and CFO of GSN. Currently Managing Director and Founder of SIM, a Swiss consulting company based in Shanghai. He speaks Chinese, German, English and French.