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Detailed professional record
Spoken languages
  • French
  • English
  • Japanese
  • German
Bar admissions
  • Registered as Foreign Attorney in Japan (1998)
  • Geneva Bar (1977)
  • University of Geneva (Licence en droit, 1974)
Positions held
  • General Counsel with CH Projects Management Ltd., Tokyo (July 1988 to date)
  • President of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Tokyo (February 2002 - March 2005)
  • Associate with Baker & McKenzie (Legal trainee with Tokyo Aoyama Law Office), Tokyo (May 1986 - June 1988)
  • Legal Trainee with Yuasa Hara Law Office, Tokyo, International Law Patent, Trademark and Accounting, (August 1984 - April 1986)
  • Legal Counsel with Inter Maritime Group, Geneva (1980-1984)
  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Japan Federation of Bar Associations
  • Tokyo II Bar Association
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