Directions

General Directorate

M. Bertrand Levrat
M. Bertrand Levrat

The HUG General Directorate implements the policies and overall direction defined by the Board in conjunction with the Executive Committee.

Alain Kolly
Mr. Alain Kolly

The mission of the Assistant General Director is to participate in the development and ensure the implementation of institutional objectives for their field of activity and any other matter delegated by the General Director.

General Directorate

Mr. Bertrand Levrat
Mr. Bertrand Levrat

The HUG General Directorate implements the policies and overall direction defined by the Board in conjunction with the Executive Committee.

Medical and Quality Directorate

Prof. Arnaud Perrier
Prof. Arnaud Perrier

The Medical and Quality Directorate is a skills organization structure that embodies medical authority as defined by Geneva law regarding public medical institutions. Its mission is to guarantee quality and safety of the medical services provided by HUG.

Care Directorate

Mrs Sandra Merkli
Mrs Sandra Merkli

The Care Directorate embodies authority in field of care. Its mission is to guarantee care quality and safety within the institution. In this context, the Care Director has oversight over all care activities (nurses and the different health and social care professionals).

Vaud-Geneva Procurement and Biomedical Engineering Department

Mr. Ricardo Avvenenti
Mr. Ricardo Avvenenti

Acting on behalf of the University Hospitals of the Vaud and Geneva cantons, the Procurement and Biomedical Engineering Department ensures the procurement of medical and general goods and of equipment under the best market conditions. 

Operations Department

Mr. Didier Gevaux
Mr. Didier Gevaux

The Operations Department provides the catering services and logistics required for the entire HUG to operate properly.

Communication Directorate

Ms. Sylvia de Meyer
Ms. Sylvia de Meyer

The mission of the Communication Directorate is to develop, propose and implement HUG marketing and communication policy and tools.

Teaching and Research Directorate

Prof. Henri Bounameaux
Prof. Henri Bounameaux

The Training and Research Directorate embodies academic authority as defined in the regulations regarding Hospital-University collaborations between the University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine and HUG.

External Affairs Directorate

Ms. Véronique Maye Voutat
Ms. Véronique Maye Voutat

Consistent with HUG strategic priorities, the External Affairs Directorate coordinates and manages all activities and relationships with the health stakeholders in Western Switzerland, Switzerland and abroad.

Finance Directorate

Ms. Brigitte Rorive-Feytmans
Ms. Brigitte Rorive-Feytmans

One of the missions of the Finance Directorate is to implement financial policy for the Geneva University Hospitals.

Operations Directorate

Ms. Valérie Mégevand
Ms. Valérie Mégevand

The Operations Directorate implements and maintains optimum admissions quality

Projects and Processes Directorate

Mr. Gaëtan Tiger
Mr. Gaëtan Tiger

The Projects and Processes Directorate (DPP) is an organization associated with the General Directorate. Its core tasks are to:

Legal Affairs Directorate

Ms. Juliette Harari
Ms. Juliette Harari

The legal affairs directorate combines legal activities, mediation activities and handling serious adverse events.

Human Resources Directorate

Mr. Pierre-Paul Cornet
Mr. Pierre-Paul Cornet

The Human Resources Directorate contributes to the implementation of HUG strategic directions. It bases its policies especially on considering the individual the work/life balance, work health and safety, developing training and promoting internal mobility.

Information Systems Directorate

Mr. Jean-François Pradeau
Mr. Jean-François Pradeau

The Information Systems Directorate (ISD) designs, develops, integrates, provides and maintains computer applications that process information that is useful for work activities, operations and management at the institution.

Audit and Internal Control Department

M. Jean-Claude Mbeke Esaki
Mr. Jean-Claude Mbeke Esaki

The Audit and Internal Control Department creates the annual audit plan and performs audits requested by various HUG divisions. It is also in charge of the security policy for information systems.