DOMINIQUE SIERRO

LAWYER AND NOTARY

Étude principale

Étude Secondaire

Place de la Gare 2
CH - 1951 Sion
Tél : +41 (0)27 323 24 24
Fax : +41 (0)27 323 24 40

Rue des Grillons 11
CH - 1987 Hérémence

Main fields of activity

  • Notary
  • Property (business contracts , mandates, rights of lease )
  • Business and management law
  • Law of societies, mergers, acquisitions
  • Contract law
  • Medical and health law
  • Social and private insurance law
  • Work and occupation law
  • Establishing of individuals
  • Inheritance law
  • Family law
  • Administrative law
  • Construction law
  • Regional development law
  • Hydroelectiric energy law.

Personal indications

Born in 1958
Married, 3 children
Law degree at Fribourg University
Diploma of Notary in 1984 (Valais)
Diploma of Lawyer in 1985 (Valais)
Master in economy and health administration in 2004 (University of Lausanne : HEC and faculty of medecine)
Member of the Valaisan Order of lawyers (www.oavs.ch) and the Swiss Federation of lawyers (www.swisslawyers.com)
Member of the Valaisan Association of notaries and of the Swiss Federation of notaries (www.notaires.ch)

Languages

  • French, German and English

Main political functions

  • President of the Valaisan county council (1991-1992)
  • Deputy of the Valaisan county council (1983 – 1993)
  • President of the Commune of Hérémence (1993-2001)

Main professional commitments

  • Director of Sion Hospital (2001-2004)
  • Member of the board of directors of CTESIAS SA 
  • General Secretary of the Medical Society of Valais
  • President of the St-Joseph Foundation and the Don Bosco Institute
  • Former administrator of Forces motrices valaisannes S.A. (FMV)
  • Former Administrator of Rhonewerke A.G. (RHOWAG)
  • Former Administrator of Energie Sion Région S.A. (ESR)
  • Former President of Valplantes
  • Former President of Forêt-Bois-Valais / Lignum Valais
  • Numerous other mandates in the fields of health, social affairs, industry, tourism, agriculture

Military

  • Substitute of the Swiss Army Auditor in Chief, with the rank of Colonel

Main community functions

  • President of the Group for the Mountain Population of the French-speaking Valais (GPMVR) (1986-2001)
  • President and founder of the Association of the conceding communes (hydroelectric) of Valais (1998-2001)
  • Member of the swiss organization for the mountain areas
  • Board member of the European Association of Elected representatives from Mountain Regions (AEM)