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 ( and the Swiss Federation of lawyers (
Member of the Valaisan Association of notaries and of the Swiss Federation of notaries (


  • 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


  • 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)