After completing his law degree in 1980, Pierre-Alain Rattaz began his career as a press agent for the Fédération Equestre Internationale. He establishes his first public relations agency in 1987, before opening his own publishing house. Among other books, he published the first edition of the famous travel guide “Guide du Routard” for Switzerland. In 1999, he becomes head the Western Switzerland office of one of Switerzland’s leading communication and public relations agencies, Peter Bütikofer & Company. In 2004, he becomes managing partner of Rochat & Partners Lausanne.
Pierre-Alain Rattaz has broad experience with corporate and financial communication, crisis management and media relations, with a lean towards publishing and events.
With strong ties to the business community, he advises corporations and associations in the fields of health, industry and services. He also supported international companies with their establishment in Switzerland (media relations, public relations events).
He is glad to offer his communication skills at the service of cultural or festive events. Tennis, running and mountain bike are just a few of his hobbies.