highly professional – broadly supported

The Zürich 2014 organisers, Leichtathletik, can count on a pool of experts who are both highly qualified and experienced in all necessary areas. All institutions involved are represented in the Board of Directors and the Honorary Committee, thereby underlining their commitment for the European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014.

Management of European Athletics Championships Zurich 2014

Patrick K. Magyar, CEO
Christoph Joho, Marketing Director
Alain Blondel, Technical / Sports Director
Tobias Wihler, Logistics and Services Director
René Stiefelmeyer, Chief Financial Officer / Head of Human Ressources
Janine Geigele, Head Public and Media Relations
Roland Hirsbrunner, Head of Communications

David Grolimund, Delegate Swiss Athletics
Karin Nussbaumer, Delegate Host Broadcaster (SRG SSR)



Board of Directors Leichtathletik

Hansruedi Müller, President (President Swiss Athletics)
Urs Schmidig, vice president (Head of the department for sport and education of the City of Zurich)
Patrick K. Magyar, delegate(CEO Leichtathletik)
Gerhard Weber, member (President VfG/LCZ, Weltklasse Zürich)
Jacky Delapierre, member (Meeting Director Athletissima Lausanne)
Stefan Schötzau, member (Head of the Canton of Zurich’s office of sport)
Roland Mägerle, non-voting member (SRG SSR)  
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