Jean-François Roth

Jean-François Roth

Member of the Board of Directors of SRG SSR and Chairman of RTSR

SRG SSR / Marcel Grubenmann

Member of the Board of Directors since 2007

Jean-François Roth studied humanities and law at the University of Freiburg. After being admitted to the bar, he practised law in Delsberg. ­He became a member of the parliament of Canton Jura at a young age, and went on to become its speaker in 1987. Between 1987 and 1994 he represented the Republic and the Canton of the Jura on the Council of States in Bern. In 1994, Jean-François Roth was elected to the Governing Council of Canton Jura, where he was in charge of the economic affairs and external relations portfolios for twelve years. During his second period of office on the Council of States, he was appointed Ambassador for Expo.02 – a role in which he promoted this major national event throughout Switzerland.

Offices: Schweiz Tourismus, Zurich (Chairman). Swiss Lottery and Betting Board (Chairman). Switzerland Travel Centre AG (STC).

Central Secretary

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