Pascal Crittin

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Director of Radio Télévision Suisse

Executive Board member since 2017
born in 1968, Switzerland

Career to date

Pascal Crittin graduated from the University of Fribourg with a degree in humanities and musicology. His introduction to media and communications came as head of the St-Augustin publishing house. In 2002 he was named Director of RTS radio station Espace 2, where he oversaw a major overhaul of the station’s cultural and music programming. Pascal Crittin served as Secretary General of RSR from 2008 to 2009, and headed up RTS’s “Affaires générales” (“General Business”) department from January 2010 until March 2017. He was appointed Director of RTS in May 2017.

Offices held

Glückskette Foundation [Chain of Happiness] (President of the Foundation Board); European Broadcasting Union (member); Médias Francophones Publics (Vice-President); Fonsart (Member of the Foundation Board); Fondation pour la création numérique (President of the Foundation Board); HES-SO (member of the Strategy Board); Initiative for Media Innovation (IMI) (member of the Board).