The Foundation

The Orchestre de la Suisse Romande is governed by a private foundation whose resources derive mainly from the Canton and City of Geneva, Radio Suisse Romande / Télévision Suisse Romande, contributions from Friends of the OSR, the State of Vaud, donations, bequests and sponsoring, and ticket sales.

The Council of the Foundation is the senior instance of the OSR structure. The management group of the OSR consists of the Artistic Commission, the Council Board, the Management Commisison and the Control Office. The musicians are represented in the management group through the OSR Committee.


Board of Trustees

It is the senior instance and consists at present of 3 elected members

M. Olivier Hari President
Ms Sylvie Buhagiar Vice-president
M. Etienne d'Arenberg Treasurer


Other members :

Ms Abigael de Buys Roessingh Representative of the Vaud Association of the Friends of the OSR
M. Jacques Cordonier Representative of the Canton of Valais
M. Jean-Luc Darbellay Representative of the Canton of Berne
M. Louis Ferran Representative of the Vaud Association of the Friends of the OSR
M. Hubert Geiser Musicians’ representative
M. Jonathan Haskell President de the USDAM, Geneva section
Ms Valérie Laemmel-Juillard Representative of the Geneva Association of the Friends of the OSR
M. Blaise Lambelet Membre coopté
Ms Nathalie Leutwyler  Representative of the Canton of Geneva
M. Jacques Ménétrey Representative of the City of Geneva
M. René Michon Representative of the Canton of Neuchâtel
Ms Nicole Minder Representative of the Canton of Vaud
M. Olivier Perrenoud Musicians' representative
Ms Marie-Thérèse Pictet-Althann Representative of the Geneva Association of the Friends of the OSR
Ms Christine Salvadé Representative of the Canton of Jura
M. Gérald Sapey Membre d'honneur
Mme Charlotte de Senarclens Membre coopté
M. David Vallez Delegate to the OSR Committee
M. Joseph von der Weid Representative of the Canton of Fribourg

The management of the OSR

1. The Artistic Commission, in charge of the programmes of the OSR’s activities:

M. Olivier Hari President of the FOSR
M. Jonathan Nott Artistic and Music Director
Ms Magali Rousseau General Manager
Ms Mitsou Carré  Radio Télévision Suisse
M. Richard Cole Representative of the Geneva Association of the Friends of the OSR
M. Guillaume Bachellier Head of production
M. Hilmar Schweizer Musicians’ representative of the OSR
M. Afonso Venturieri Musicians’ representative of the OSR


2. The Council Board (the Council’s executive body) consists at present of:

M. Olivier Hari President
Ms Sylvie Buhagiar Vice-president
M. Etienne d'Arenberg Treasurer
Ms Abigael de Buys Roessingh Representative of the Vaud Association of the Friends of the OSR
Ms Valérie Laemmel-Juillard Representative of the Geneva Association of the Friends of the OSR
Ms Nathalie Leutwyler Representative of the Canton of Geneva
M. Jacques Ménétrey Representative of the City of Geneva
M. Olivier Perrenoud Musicians’ representative of the OSR
M. Hubert Geiser Musicians’ representative of the OSR
M. Blaise Lambelet Membre coopté
Ms Charlotte de Senarclens Membre coopté


3. The Management Commission, consisting of

Ms Magali Rousseau General Manager
M. Guillaume Bachellier Head of production
M. Olivier Perrenoud Musicians’ representative of the OSR
M. Hubert Geiser Musicians’ representative of the OSR


4. Control Group, managed by Deloitte


The OSR Committee

The OSR Committee consists of nine musicians from the orchestra; they are represented in the management group of the OSR :

5 members elected by the assembly of the l'USDAM (Union Suisse Des Artistes Musiciens), Geneva section :

M. Jonathan Haskell President
M. Denis Martin Secretary
M. David Vallez Treasurer
M. Michel Westphal PSST representative
Ms Muriel Noble Intermittents' representative


2 musicians’ representatives, elected by the assembly of the sub-section of the USDAM:

M. Olivier Perrenoud
M. Hubert Geiser


2 representatives on the Artistic Commission elected by the assembly of the sub-section of the USDAM:

M. Hilmar Schweizer
M. Afonso Venturieri

 

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M. Stéphane Gontiès


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