Jean-Michel Cina

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Chairman of the Board of Directors

since 2017


Jean-Michel Cina lic. iur. studied Law at the universities of Bern and Freiburg. From 1997 to 2005 he worked as a lawyer and notary in Visp, while also serving as mayor of Salgesch and a member of the Grand Council of Valais. He was elected to the National Council in 1999, and chaired the Christian Democratic parliamentary party from 2002 to 2005. He was member of the Valais regional government between 2005 and the end of April 2017, and also led the Department for the Economy, Energy and Regional Development. Jean-Michel chaired the Conference of Cantonal Governments from 2014 until his departure from the State Council.


Grande Dixence AG, Sion (Member of the Board of Directors); Air Zermatt AG, Zermatt (Member of the Board of Directors); Air Glaciers SA, Sion (Vice-Chairman) Zermatt Bergbahnen AG, Zermatt (Vice-Chairman); VWI Ingenieure AG, Naters (Member of the Board of Directors); Swiss Gambling Supervisory Authority - Gespa, Bern (President of the Supervisory Board).