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Our Mission

We co-operate...

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Our Mission

We share...

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Our Mission

We learn from each other.

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Our Mission

We are a centre of educational excellence...

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Our Mission

...within a vibrant, creative and caring community.

Boards and Committees

The German Swiss International School Association Ltd is a private body whose principal object is to maintain and enhance the GSIS. The members of the Association are mostly parents of GSIS students.

The Board elects from its members the Chairman who convenes and presides over all meetings and who acts for and on behalf of the Association. Members of the Association and persons nominated by the School Board can become members of a number of sub-committees, which all parents are welcome to join.

Voting participants

Mrs Dagmar Baeuerle Chairman
Mrs Marie-Louise Jungels 1st Deputy Chairman / Treasurer
Mrs Desiree Jebsen
Mr Roland Müksch
Mr Ken Geiβler
Mrs Angela Münch
Mr Alexander Prawitz
Mrs Marcelle Rosfelder-Leu
Mr Dirk Simmons
Mr Michael Andrew Openshaw
Mrs Josefa Warburg

Non-voting participants

Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig
Mr Reto Läderach
Mr Karsten Tietz
Mrs Andrea Andretta

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The GSIS Foundation Ltd owns and manages the school premises. It is the trustee of the capital accrued through the debentures taken out by parents and companies and donations. A debenture entitles the holder to membership in the GSIS Foundation Ltd.

Voting participants

Mrs Dagmar Baeuerle Chairman
Mrs Marie-Louise Jungels 1st Deputy Chairman / Treasurer
Mrs Desiree Jebsen
Mr Roland Müksch
Mrs Cara Eio Fischer
Mrs Eliza Fok
Mr William Ko
Mrs Priscilla Liao
Mr Philip Lo
Mrs Dorothy Ma
Mrs Philippa Vizzone
Mr Adrian Wong

Non-voting participants

Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig
Mr Kenneth Yu
Mrs Andrea Andretta

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The Management Committee is a Sub-Committee of the Board of Association, reporting directly to the Board of Association.

The Management Committee consists of five elected Members of the GSIS Association Board, among them the Chairman, the Deputy Chairman, the Treasurer of the Board, the Principal and the Administrator.

The Supervisor of the Management Committee is an elevated Member of the Management Committee and is the official contact person to the Hong Kong Education Authority. The Supervisor will chair the Management Committee Meetings.

The Management Committee deals with duties assigned to it by law, and in particular by the Education Ordinance and its subsidiary legislation.

The Management Committee meets at least once a quarter and, if required, can be called in on short notice if serious subjects need to be addressed earlier.

Voting participants

Mrs Dagmar Baeuerle Manager
Mrs Marie-Louise Jungels Manager
Mrs Desiree Jebsen Manager
Mr Roland Müksch Manager

Non-voting participants

Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig

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The Building Committee members and consultants meet regularly throughout the year to ensure that regular maintenance, renovation and rectification works are undertaken on the school buildings. This is vital to maintaining the quality of the buildings.

Voting participants

Mr William Ko
Mr Gabriel Yu
Mr Philip Lo
Mr K. K. Lee
Mr Adrian Wong
Mr Christian Venetz

Non-voting participants

Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig
Mr Bernard O'Driscoll
Mr Kenneth Yu

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The Finance Committee supervises income and expenditures of the school throughout the year and discusses, prepares and proposes a budget for the following financial year.

Voting participants

Mrs Marie-Louise Jungels Chairperson
Mrs Dagmar Baeuerle Chairperson
Mr Prasoon Dayal
Mr Lloyd Fischer
Mr Peter Hirs
Mr Timothy Lo
Mr Eberhard Brodhage
Mr John Ryan
Mr Mark Shuper
Mrs Philippa Vizzone

Non-voting participants

Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig
Mr Kenneth Yu

Pictured (left to right): Mr Miklos Endreffy, Ms Jaime Zschiesche, Mrs Marcelle Rosfelder Leu, Mrs Cordula Voegtle, Mrs Josefa Warburg, Mrs Koko Müller, Mrs Anouska Mutreja, Mrs Julia Roehrich, Mr Roland Müksch

The Parents’ Community Committee (PCC) is a sub-committee of and reports to the Board of the GSIS Association Ltd.
The PCC consists of at least 7 members, including the Chairman, the Deputy Chairman, the Treasurer and an additional three members. The Chairman and the Deputy are appointed by the Board of Directors of GSIS Association Ltd and nominate other PCC members.

The PCC sponsors and organises events to strengthen the community of GSIS parents across the two streams and meets at least quarterly.

Participants

Mrs Josefa Warburg Chairman
Mr Roland Müksch
Mrs Aarti Angara
Mr Miklos Endreffy
Mrs Monika Ganswindt
Mr Anthony Huang
Mrs Koko Müller
Mrs Anouska Mutreja
Mr Manoj Nihalani
Mrs Julia Roehrich
Mrs Marcelle Rosfelder Leu
Mrs Cordula Voegtle
Ms Jaime Zschiesche

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The Personnel Matters Committee (PMC) is a Sub-Committee of the Board of Association.

The members of the PMC establish and review guidelines relating to working conditions for locally employed teachers and administration staff, including salary tables, and puts them to the Board for consideration.

The Committee makes recommendations to the Board regarding the annual salary review as well as the guidelines for special benefits e.g. payment of rental allowance, granting of loans, payment of traveling and moving costs, pension fund, medical insurance, etc.

The Chairman of the PMC is nominated by the Board of Association.

Voting participants
Mr Dirk Simmons Chairman
Mr Daniel Brandenberger
Mr Ken Geissler
Mr Sanjay A. Sakhrani
Mrs Cordula Voegtle

Non-voting participants
Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig
Ms Dörthe Kleine-Pollmann
Mrs Donna McIntosh
Ms Jana Deil
Mr Simon Phillips

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The Development Committee was created under the aegis of the GSIS Foundation Ltd in order to support the fundraising campaign for the Campus Development Plan. It works in cooperation with the school’s Development Office to engage the GSIS community in the $150 million campaign through individual giving and special events. The membership of the Development Committee is comprised of parents of both current and past students, as well as alumni, and those interested in contributing to its work are cordially invited to make contact with the Development Office (development@gsis.edu.hk or 2825 8172).

Voting Participants

Mrs Marcy Trent Long Chairman
Mrs Gayatri Bery
Ms Marie-Louise Jungels
Mrs Ali Cheng
Ms Jessica Ng
Mrs Lisa Siu
Mrs Annie Wu
Dr Andrew Yuen
Mrs Nancy Zau

Non-voting Participants

Mrs Grit Cichon
Mr Thomas Scharsig
Mr Simon Phillips

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