Future General Manager of Geneva International Airport


Geneva International Airport announces :

At its meeting of 20 May 2005, the Management Board of Geneva International Airport made its choice from among the 180 candidates who had applied to succeed Mr Jean-Pierre Jobin on 1 February 2006.

Their choice fell on Mr Robert Deillon, whose profile was felt to be the best match with what the Board had been seeking. Mr Deillon’s CV and a photograph accompany this release.

Mr Deillon is being recruited by the Management Board as Deputy General Manager. He will be working in tandem with Mr Jobin until his appointment as General Manager is approved by the State Council and the Federal Office of Civil Aviation.
CV: Mr Robert Deillon

Date of birth: 1 January 1952
Marital status: married, father of 2 children
Nationalities: Swiss and French

Training: Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne
Advanced training: Management schools in
St. Gallen, Boston, IMD/Lausanne

Career: until 1980
Hotel industry in Canada

before 1993
Various posts in the Swissair Group in Geneva

from 1993
Various posts in Gategourmet in Geneva and Europe

Current post: Chief Operator Officer, Gategourmet Europe Division