Dutch and Swiss national, born in 1960
First elected in 2015
Ingrid Deltenre has held several executive positions in the press and media including Director of Publisuisse from 1999 to 2004, and Director of the leading public TV broadcaster in German-speaking Switzerland, Schweizer Fernsehen, from 2004 to 2009.
In 2010, she became Director General of the Geneva-based European Broadcasting Union (EBU), a position she held until June 2017.
She holds the following mandates in companies that are quoted on an official stock exchange: member of the Board of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise and member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Post/DHL.
She also is member of the board of Akara Funds, member of Agence France Presse, Member of the Executive Board of the Executive Education of the University of Zurich and member of the Foundation Board Schweizer Berghilfe.
Ingrid Deltenre holds a Master of Arts in Journalism, Educational Sciences and biological Anthropology from the University of Zurich.