PMI® Switzerland Chapter

About the Chapter


Chapter Vision

PMI Switzerland Chapter is recognized as the leading association in Switzerland for advancing excellence and professionalism in project management.

Chapter Mission


  • Foster project management practitioners in their career by providing them with PMI and localized services and knowledge.
  • Promote Project Management to contribute to organizational success and business results.
  • Foster a community of project management practitioners and organizations in Switzerland to promote professional contacts, share experience and knowledge.
  • Develop the Chapter toward organizational maturity.

Our board members

Stefan Vesenmeier
Stefan VesenmeierPresident 2022
Philippe Soupart
Philippe SoupartVP Operations
Joachim Dehais
Joachim DehaisVP Volunteers
Nikola Goran Cutura
Nikola Goran CuturaVP Events
Agustín Díaz Salvadores
Agustín Díaz SalvadoresVP Finance
Ala Lutz
Ala LutzVP Membership
Thando Dube
Thando DubeVP Communications & Brand Development
Adi Muslic
Adi MuslicVP Sponsorship

2022 Chapter Officers

Here are our Elected Chapter Officers:

  • Loredana Serban: Financial Auditor
  • Lilian Kishi: Financial Auditor
  • Alp Camci: Elections Committee
  • Elena Milusheva, PMP: Elections Committee

Appointed Officers:

Here are our appointed Chapter Officers:

  • Aristeidis Matsokis: Regional Events Director (Zürich)
  • Daniel Rodellar: Publications Director
  • Leandro Benda: Regional Events Director (Romandie)
  • Ananya Alexander: Social Media Director
  • Fredy Wehrli: Learning Seminars Director
  • Isatu Barrie: Online Events Director
  • Margherita Mauri: Finance Director
  • Maria Elenidou: Campaigns & Creative Director
  • Patryk Nosalik: Regional Events Director (Romandie)
  • Paul Reed-Peck: PMO Director
  • Valérie Pierre: Regional Events Strategic Director (Zürich)

Department Missions

PMI Switzerland Chapter has departments to cover our activities. Here are the different missions assigned to them:


Brand Management & Development

Promote a community spirit by leveraging our communications channels: publications (Newsletter, PMI@CH), LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook
Promote Chapter events and event participation
Encourage members to share experience and knowledge with each other
Have fun with volunteer colleagues across Switzerland and beyond



Foster PM community and awareness of the profession by bringing people together and exchanging ideas
Define event concept - speaker and topic
Arrange logistics - venue, date, time and preliminary agenda; verify sponsor agreement, post event on PMI site
Manage all processes on event date - registration, facilitating the session
Close event project - financial reporting, issuing receipts and PDUs certificates, surveys



Plan budget of all departments within PMI Switzerland
Improve financial processes to control payments
Monitor, consolidate and report of the actuals x budget to the board of directors
Report the financial results to PMI-CH auditors



Provide value to our members, create attractiveness and retain them inside our Chapter



Provides internal services to the board, to the members and to the general public. It counts three main areas:
VP Operations: department-lead and support for board meetings and Chapter governance
Technology team: allows information-sharing within the Chapter (website and sharing-platform)
PMO Team: covers the administrative tasks and projects for the Chapter (day-to-day tasks are outsourced to an outside company)
As such, mostly invisible, but the necessary oil in the wheels for a well-functioning association


Special Projects

Offers a unique lens to explore vibrant worlds from a different angle. Here, we hone in on actual topics and provide a fresh context for project management trends


Volunteers Engagement

Deliver value by attracting, engaging, developing and recognizing volunteers who in turn will drive forward the PMI Switzerland Chapter



Discover and treasure sponsors to enable PMI Swittzerland Chapter to succeed in their goal to promote project management best practices and knowledge sharing to empower individuals and communities


PMI Switzerland for Social Good

Fostering project management skills for social good, working close with PMI Educational Foundation
Introducing project management skills to schools, disseminating project management related educational resources to primary and secondary school teachers
Support for Non-profits and Non-government organizations in delivering their missions through the application of project management


Chapter Address

PMI Switzerland Chapter
Kochergasse 6
CH-3011 Bern

Tel.: +41 (0)31 311 53 08
Fax: +41 (0)31 311 53 01