Management & Board
Born and raised in Switzerland, Nicolas Koch has extensive experience living and working in an international environment. Since earning a degree in Management Studies, he spent time in Geneva and St. Barths providing a variety of customer services to international clients, and has spent over seven years in Verbier working in real estate, property management, and event planning. Nicolas builds and maintains excellent relationships with his clients, and shares their love for the region, mountains, and alpine architecture.
After many years working for a successful relocation company in Geneva, Vanessa brought her extensive knowledge and experience in multicultural hospitality services to Verbier. She is a Swiss and Swedish national with educational background in PR, Communication, and Photography, earned in Sweden and in the United States. Beyond her know-how in logistical planning and management, she has a significant international network, and will enthusiastically share her tips and knowledge of the region. Vanessa lives and works in Verbier, passionately enthralled by the mountains and skiing.
With his international background and experience in the service industry, Pedro Torres joined the VHS Private Office team in the fall 2015. He has lived in Verbier for more than 10 years, enthusiastically living his passion for the mountains and nature. He is an avid photographer and uses his creativity to capture Verbier's majestic landscape. Pedro speaks English, French and Portuguese fluently, which makes him a valuable addition to our multicultural team.
After 20 years of managing his own business in the music industry, Florian founded Steiger&Cie to leverage his passion and expertise for the Swiss Alps by developing the mountain activity of the company. Beyond property knowledge, he is a seasoned and extremely well connected adviser for any project in the finest alpine resorts where he has been hiking and skiing since he was born.
Jan has lived in Verbier for more than 25 years. He has an educational background from the Hotel School in Lausanne, and owned and ran the Farinet Hotel in Verbier for 10 years. Jan founded VHS Verbier Hospitality Services in 2001 and is very well established on the real estate market in Verbier. Jan has extensive experience from leading positions both in the corporate and non-profit sectors. He is the president and founder of the Non-Violence Project Foundation, a world leading organization promoting social change through education.
Jean-Charles Roguet graduated from the University of Geneva in 1965. He started his career as a junior associate in the law firm Lachenal, Dutoit, Brechbühl & Cottier. He was admitted to the bar in 1967 and he was an associate of the firm until 1972. In 1972, he created his own law firm Auberson & Roguet. In 1992, he joined as partner the law firm Lachenal, Brechbühl, Cottier, Roguet, which, in 2001, merged with Pestalozzi Gmuer & Patry, later known as Pestalozzi Lachenal Patry and today as Meyerlusterberger/Lachenal. His practice areas are corporate and commercial law, immigration and sport law. He is the trusted advisor of renowned private clients, is board member of numerous Swiss foundations, and has a strong expertise in this field.
jean-charles(at)vhspo.ch , tel +41 22 737 10 00