The members of the board of trustees

Executive team

Chairman
Professor
Denis DUBOULE
Member & Secretary of
the Scientific Committee

Professor
Gisou VAN DER GOOT
Member
Doctor Bertrand KIEFER

 

Ex officio members

  • Two representatives of Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie, private bankers, Geneva
    Mr. Patrick ODIER
    Mr. Antoine de RHAM
  • The State Councillor in charge of the Department of Employment, Social Affairs and Health of the Republic and State of Geneva
    Me Mauro POGGIA
  • The representative of the President of the Court of Justice of the Republic and State of Geneva
    Mr Jean-Marc STRUBIN
  • The Chairman of the Swiss Bankers Association
    Mr. Herbert J. SCHEIDT
  • The Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva
    Professor Cem GABAY
  • The Secretary of the Scientific Committee, representing this body on the Board of Trustees
    Professor Gisou VAN DER GOOT
    Dean of the School of Life Sciences, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Coopted members

Three recognised figures from the world of medicine and science, representing the Board of Trustees on the Scientific Committee

  • Professor Philippe J. SANSONETTI
    Head of the Inserm Molecular Microbial Pathogenesis Unit at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, Winner of the 1994 Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine
  • Professor Marc DONATH
    Research group leader of the Department of Biomedicine at the University of Basel
  • Professor Michael N. HALL
    Professor, Biozentrum, Division of Biochemistry, Basel University Hospital; Winner of the 2009 Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine

Four personalities freely selected by the Board

  • Professor Denis DUBOULE
    Professor at the Faculty of Science of the University of Geneva and at the School of Life Sciences, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
  • Mr. Thierry FAUCHIER-MAGNAN
    Former Senior Partner of Mirabaud & Cie Private Bankers; chairman of the Foundation’s Finance Committee
  • Doctor Bertrand KIEFER
    Editor-in-chief Revue Médicale Suisse, Director of the Editorial Group Médecine et Hygiène
  • Professor Dominique SOLDATI-FAVRE
    Department of microbiology and molecular medicine, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva