• Hélène Vareille

    After 30 years in management and consulting, Hélène now devotes her time to the Foundation, launched by the Vareille family in 2014 after long and careful thought.Read more

  • Pierre Vareille

    Pierre joined his wife Hélène in establishing the Foundation, and project selection is extremely important to him. He will bring to the Board the recognized experience of a corporate executive, through his extensive network and his constant focus on performance and proven results.Read more

  • Helena Maffli

    A native of Finland, Helena Maffli has lived in a variety of countries, including the United States, where she completed part of her studies. A pianist by training, she headed the Lausanne Conservatory for 13 years and served as President of the European Music School Union from 2011 to 2018.Read more

  • Hervé Cosnard

    From May 2017 to May 2020, Hervé Cosnard has served as District Inspector/Director of Education Services for the département of Val-d’Oise, north of Paris. The Foundation will benefit enormously from his wide-ranging experience in education and his thorough knowledge of the French education system.Read more

  • David Hürlimann

    David is a partner at CMS, one of Switzerland’s leading law firms, and works with a family foundation established by one of his ancestors. David used his expertise to create and register the Vareille Foundation, which continues to benefit from his legal acumen, sophisticated understanding of the Swiss culture and society, and network of contacts in Switzerland.Read more

  • Alain Poirée

    After an executive career at Saatchi & Saatchi, Publicis and other world-class names in corporate communications, Alain Poirée is now an independent consultant specializing in communications strategy. He joined the Vareille Foundation Board in 2019.Read more

  • Paul Vareille

    Paul serves the Board as the Vareille children’s representative, a two-year position that rotates among four siblings—Olivier, Marie, Clément and Paul. After graduating from McGill University, Paul recently completed the Bachelor of Industrial Engineering program at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. Paul termine actuellement ses études d’ingénieur (Bachelor of Industrial Engineering) à l’université de Concordia Montréal Canada.Read more