History

The story of the Swiss Association since 2006

Swiss Association through time

2006

Creation of the Swiss Association of Singapore by founder Luzia Kappeler, the first President, who wanted to offer a platform of contact and network to Swiss people living in Singapore.

2006
5 December 2006

Creation of the first SAS Constitution.

5 December 2006
10 December 2006

Open Day of the Swiss Association of Singapore.

10 December 2006
March 2008

Amendment and approval of the Constitution at the Annual General Meeting and approved by ROS the 26.5.2008.

March 2008
1 June 2009

The outgoing president Luzia Kappeler has handed over the presidency to Gabrielle Bonnet. The official ceremony was held at the Swiss Embassy.

1 June 2009
March 2011

Gabrielle Bonnet handed over the presidency to Manuela Panos-Gissler.

March 2011
March to December 2011

Reworking the SAS Communication and Graphic Identity.

March to December 2011
December 2011

Launching of new web site that significantly increased SAS visibility in Singapore and Switzerland.

December 2011
April 2012

Revision of the Constitution.

April 2012
August 2012

Special ART STAGE Night-Farewell Party of Ambassador Joerg Reding @UBS.

August 2012
2013

The EC Team with the help of the Committee has oganised 93 events on that year!

2013
March 2013

Revision of the Constitution.

March 2013
May 2013

Founding Member of UAS-United Associations of Singapore-a platform of 20 local and national associations sharing their network and resources.

May 2013
September 2013

Welcoming party to Ambassador Thomas Kupfer @Senso.

September 2013
November 2013

Promoting the book’s launch “Swiss in Singapore” by author Andreas Zangger under the Swiss Embassy patronage.

November 2013
13 March 2014

Manuela Panos-Gissler, the outgoing president has handed over the presidency to Claire Lecomte.

13 March 2014
23 March 2015

Claire Lecomte, the outgoing president has handed over the presidency to Janine Bachmann.

23 March 2015
31 December 2015

The EC Team, with the help of the committee, has organised 97 events this year.

31 December 2015
10 December 2016

On 10 December 2016 we celebrate with over 50 members the 10 year Anniversary of the Swiss Association of Singapore at Wine Universe.

10 December 2016
31 December 2016

The EC Team with the help of the committee has organised 98 events this year.

31 December 2016
November 2017

Launch of new website with improvements on member renewal and booking system.

November 2017

Upcoming Events

The Swiss Association of Singapore offers a large range of events and provides a platform of contact and network to Swiss people living in Singapore.

Contact

Swiss Association Singapore
C/O Embassy of Switzerland
1 Swiss Club Link
Singapore 288162

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