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foundation

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

The Board of Trustees is the uppermost governing body of the OSR structure. The management group of the OSR consists of the Artistic Commission, the Stewardship Committee and the Audit Office. The musicians are represented in the management group through the OSR Committee.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the uppermost governing body consists at present of 9 members:

 

M. Olivier Hari - President

Ms. Sylvie Buhagiar - Vice-President

M. Etienne D'Arenberg - Treasurer

Ms. Charlotte de Senarclens - Chairwoman of the Patronage & Sponsorship Commission

M. Laurent Issartel - Musicians’ Representative

M. Blaise Lambelet

M. Bruno Mégevand - Representative of the Canton of Geneva

M. Loïc Schneider - USDAM Vice-President, Geneva section

M. Yves-Marie Trono - Representative of the City of Geneva

 

The management of the OSR

1. The Artistic Commission, responsible for the programming of the OSR’s activities:

 

M. Olivier Hari - President of the FOSR

M. Jonathan Nott - Music and Artistic Director

M. Steve Roger - General Manager

Ms. Mitsou Carré - RTS 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

M. Afonso Venturieri - Musicians’ Representative

 

2. The Stewardship Committee, composed by:

M. Steve Roger - General Manager

M. Guillaume Bachellier - Head of Production 

M. Laurent Issartel - Musicians’ Representative

M. Olivier Perrenoud - Musicians’ Representative

 

3. Audit Office, 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 :

Ms. Sarah Rumer - President 

M. Loïc Schneider - Vice-President 

M. Marco Nirta - Secretary

M. Vincent Godel - Treasurer

Ms. Inès Ladewig - PSST Representative

 

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

M. Laurent Issartel 

M. Olivier Perrenoud 

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

M. Hilmar Schweizer 

M. Afonso Venturieri 

 

Délégué SIG* / Swissperform 

 

M. Stéphane Gontiès 

*Swiss Performers Cooperative