Gilles Marchand
Director General
SSR SRG
Switzerland

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. Now 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. He has held offices in TV5 Monde, European Broadcasting Union (Executive Board and Personal Committee), "conseil d'orientation stratégique" strategic orientation committee at the University of Geneva.