The Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees consists of nine members, who represent different perspectives on cultural life and the four linguistic regions of Switzerland. It is responsible for Pro Helvetia’s strategy and governance. The Federal Council appoints the members for a four-year-term of office. Each member can be re-appointed once.

Michael Brändle


Chantal Bolzern

Gianfranco Helbling

Françoise König Gerny

Karl Schwaar

Bettina Vital

Hannes Gassert

Pascal Hufschmid

Elodie Pong