Urs Ziswiler (president)


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  • Urs Ziswiler (president)
    Former Swiss ambassador
    Member of the board of directors and executive board of various organisations
    Mother tongue: German
  • Diccon Bewes (vice-president)
    Mother tongue: Englis
  • Marina Karlin
    Director of the “Russian Switzerland” magazine
    Editor and journalist
    Mother tongue: Russian
  • Chok Woo
    Engineer and manager
    Mother tongue: Chinese
  • Cinzia Dal Zotto
    Professor at the University of Neuchâtel
    Mother tongue: Italian