Océane Dayer

Janet Hering

Director of eawag



Marc Chesney

Head of Department of Banking and Finance
University of Zurich

Mark Halle

Senior Fellow and former Executive Director for IISD Europe
Senior Advisor UNEP Inquiry

Bruno Oberle

Chair for Green Economy and Resource Gouvernance EPFL

Former Director of Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)

Patrizia Pesenti

Ringier-Delegate to the Executive Committee digitalswitzerland.com
Member Board of Directors
Credit Suisse

Former State Councillor for Ticino

Géraldine Pflieger


Co-Leader of the UNESCO Chair in Hydropolitics

Director of the Institute for Environmental Science

University of Geneva

Kathy Riklin

National Councillor CVP/PDC

Member of the Science, Education and Culture Committee

Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee

Anna Stünzi

President and Co-Lead Programme on Environment, Energy and Mobility

foraus - Swiss Forum on Foreign Policy

Thomas Breu

Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

University of Bern

[Representative of host institution]

Frank Eyhorn

Managing Director / CEO of
Expert in sustainable agriculture
Doctorate in environmental sciences

Executive Committee


The Executive Committee is comprised of the two Co-Chairs (Océane Dayer and Janet Hering) the representatives of the host institutions (Thomas Breu and Frank Eyhorn), and the Managing Director (Carole Küng).

It oversees financial, programmatic, and other operational matters.

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