Geneva 2018 team

Project director
Audrey Powell

A project manager with extensive experience in North America and Europe, Audrey has worked for MIDEM in Paris, Mapping Festival in Geneva and for MUTEK in Montreal whilst expanding MUTEK’s activities to Barcelona, Mexico and Tokyo

Project coordinator
Hélène Noiset

Former project manager at Universal Classical Management & Productions (UK) & tours administrator at IMG Artists, Hélène organized & managed the tours of numerous international orchestras (RPO, St Petersburg Philharmonic, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Il Giardino Armonico, Verbier Chamber Orchestra) and artists such as Joshua Bell, Maxim Vengerov, Cecilia Bartoli (EU & Australian Tour), Rolando Villazón, Anna Netrebko, Anoushka Shankar & Sting (Symphonicity EU & US Tour). Hélène joins the team from the Foundation Geneva Tourism & Conventions

Communications & Press
Aurelia Jaquier

Aurelia has extensive experience managing the communications or press of a variety of festivals across Switzerland, from Verbier, Antigel and Paleo to Geneva International Film Festival and Label Suisse. Aurelia also tours and promotes many international artists in Switzerland through her work at TAKK Productions

Hospitality & Ticketing Coordinator
Jérôme Steiner

Head of production / logistics
Bruno Soulié

With a career spanning over 30 years in the musical and cultural development of the Swiss scene, Bruno has worked at the heart of the Montreux Jazz Festival for 15 years, and is currently Director of Production at the Montreux Jazz Club. He has, amongst other things, taken part in the Caprices Festival, in Expo 02 as a technical events coordinator on an Arteplage at Neuchâtel, as well at the Euro 2008 football championship, organised in Switzerland. He has also been in charge of part of the logistics and the production for the Fête de la Musique in Geneva for several years.

Graphic designer
Pablo Lavalley


Official photographers
Olivier Miche
Nathalie Mastail-Hirosawa


Etienne d'Arenberg
Chairman of the Fondation Concours Menuhin

Andrienne d'Arenberg

Catriona Syed

Menuhin Competition UK Trust

Find out more about the Menuhin Competition Trust and the UK team by clicking here