Pascal Hufschmid

Head of External Affairs
Musée de l'Elysée

Pascal Hufschmid is Head of External Affairs at the Musée de l’Elysée in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Pascal  believes a museum is a point of view that can be expressed far beyond its walls via a multiplicity of projects with wide-ranging public and private partners. He develops an outside-in strategy and raises his institution’s national and international profile through travelling exhibitions, institutional partnerships and fundraising. In 2014, he launched a photography prize, the Prix Elysée. Prior to his current position, he worked at Galerie Jan Krugier & Cie and the United Nations in Geneva. He holds an MA in art history and is a regular speaker on the subject of innovation in the museum field.

Pascal has presented at CTM InstanbulCTM QuebecCTM Paris and Culture Business New York.

Find him at Culture Business Canberra when he presents his case study Investing in trust: placing people at the heart of your fundraising strategy.