François Egger"s conferences

François Egger was born in Geneva in 1975 and went on to study for a degree in literature and history.

Immediately after graduating, François began his career in journalism, writing Geneva-based news items for Radio Lac and Radio Suisse Romande. After spending a year as a freelance journalist inAuckland, New Zealand, covering the Swiss Alinghi team’s win at the America’s Cup, he joined Swiss public broadcasting organisation RTS in 2004.

First covering the Vaud and Geneva regions, writing for the lunchtime, evening and regional news broadcasts, Françoisjoined Swiss news and magazine show Couleurs Locales in 2009, and helped launch RTS’ new prime time 7 o’clock regional news programme.

As a talented journalist and moderator, François has spent over a decade working with companies and organisations as varied as AXA Wintherthur, Induni, Banque Crédit Agricole Financement, Banque Mirabaud, Collège Champittet and Grand Chelem Management. His experience enables him to offer companies a professional insight into the way in which major events are organised, managed and moderated.

Benefit from the experience of a professional journalist

François has been presenting and lending his energy to television programmes far beyond the borders of French-speaking Switzerland foreight years now and, alongside his work as a journalist, has also acquired expertise in event moderation.

Not only can he offer an insight into various aspects of journalism but he is also available as a moderator for debates, conferences or round tables.

François’ wealth, of experience in journalism and talent as a public speaker will bring energy and individuality to any event.

Conference Themes

Leadership and Management
Philosophy and Forecasting

Achievements

Roles in journalism

  • 2000 – 2003: Journalist in New Zealand (America’s Cup) and with Swiss broadcaster RTS
  • 2004: Joined French language channel TSR as a sports editor before writing Geneva-based news items
  • 2007: Directed and presented weekly show “Valence 2007”
  • 2008: Presented Swiss news and magazine programme “Couleurs Locales”