Organisation and expansion of the gfs.bern Executive Board

Organisation and expansion of the gfs.bern Executive Board

22.07.2019

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Cloé Jans became a member of the gfs.bern Executive Board and our Head of Operations on 1 January 2019. She also retains her position as Project Manager and Media Spokeswoman, while additionally coordinating a variety of projects and overseeing our pool of assistants. The other established members of the Executive Board, i.e. our directors Urs Bieri (Finance, interface to Survey Services) and Lukas Golder (Marketing and Communication, HR), retain their positions. Both lead their own research teams while jointly supervising certain strategic research projects.

As of 1 August 2019, gfs.bern employs two directors, four project managers, two junior project managers and seven assistants and administrative staff. 15 people work for gfs.bern in total. Most of our 13 employees working in the field of applied science have a background in the political sciences (Swiss domestic policy), media studies and sociology. Our team continually completes new qualifications and professional development programmes in mathematics, computer science, digitalisation, communication management, business economics and data sciences.