Gilles Marchand

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Director General of SRG SSR

since October 2017, before Director of RTS since 2010 and before director of TSR since 2001

born in 1962, Swiss


Gilles Marchand studied sociology (M.A.) and worked for the "Tribune de Genève" newspaper between 1988 and 1990. He later moved to Ringier Romandie, where he headed up the research, marketing and communications department, before becoming a director in 1998.


TV5 Monde, European Broadcasting Union (Executive Board and Personal Committee), strategic orientation committee at the University of Geneva, Swiss Media Forum (Board of Directors).