Mancusi, Bruno (Switzerland)

Chemist, born in 1960, he currently works as laboratory manager in a mineral water and non-alcoholic beverages factory in Switzerland.

In 1987 he created a database of Swiss sightings : Registre des Observations d’Ovnis en Suisse (ROOS), which has now more than 1400 cases.

From 1988 to 1995, he was member of the editorial board of Ovni-Présence / Anomalies (France / Switzerland).

Main affiliations:

  • Swiss correspondent for Sezione Ufologica Fiorentina (SUF), Florence, Italy, since 1983.
  • Member of the Association Suisse Romande de Parapsychologie (ASRP), Lausanne, Switzerland, 1986-1994.
  • Member of the Association des Amis de la Maison d’Ailleurs (AMDA,, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland, since 1989.
  • Swiss correspondent for Centro Italiano Studi Ufologici (CISU,, Torino, Italy, since 1992.
  • Member of the International Meteor Organization (IMO,, Potsdam, Germany, since 1993.
  • Swiss correspondent for Mutual UFO Network (MUFON,, Morrison, USA, since 2003.

Publications : articles mainly in Ovni-Présence, Anomalies and Il Giornale dei Misteri; co-author of OVNI : vers une anthropologie d’un mythe contemporain (editor : Thierry Pinvidic), Heimdal, Bayeux (France) 1993.

Online article : (A Block of Ice Falls on Rue, Switzerland, WGN, vol. 27, #2, April 1999, pp. 133-134).

Bruno Mancusi

Route d’Echallens 10

CH-1530 Payerne