With expertise in finance, business, project management, event planning,
humanitarian issues and collaborative tools, we are creating a home where
your social business ideas come to life!


GENEVA TEAM

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Elsa Gehanne

Convaincue du pouvoir de l'entrepreneuriat social pour résoudre les grands défis sociaux et environnementaux, Elsa a c…

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Amal El Alami

Innovation and entrepreneurship enthusiast, Amal leaped into the competitive world of communication and advertising in differ…

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Ilaria Marchese

Motivated to put her theoretical knowledge into practice in a dynamic environment, Ilaria has joined the finance team at Impa…

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Mukul Kumar

With more than 25 years of experience in sustainable economic development spanning work on projects in more than 50 countries…

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Julien Clivaz

Eager to unleash the full potential of social entrepreneurship and sustainability in communities, as well as in the developin…

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Dario Brander

Convinced that the big global issues we are facing today can only be solved through collaboration of diverse domains and with…

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Felix Stähli

Passionate about social entrepreneurship and leveraging the potential of Geneva-based international sectors for social innova…

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Amanda Byrde

Fascinated by the world of finance and investment, Amanda leads the financial oversight. With her professional experience and…

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Alexandra ‘Santu’ Boëthius

Keen to bring out the very best of every participant in workshops, events and programs through innovative methodologies of gr…

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COLLABORATORS

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Sébastien Fievet

Hi, I’m Sébastien! I’m a French software/system engineer living in Switzerland since 7 years. I like sharing my ideas an…

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HUBONAUTS

Dan Stein

Dan Stein

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Yann Demont

Environmental scientist, photographer, designer. I love social and environmental innovation, I'm ready for any challenge…

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Julik Abegglen

Julik Abegglen

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Julie Laundry-Moreau

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Manuela Di Cara

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Ashleigh Anderfuhren

I am a recent transplant to Geneva from New York City. Using my experiences in culture shock and other difficulties as an un…

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Nathalie Berger

I am a documentary filmmaker, currently working on a documentary about unpaid internships.

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Chris Hanger

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Katrine Toftgaard Knudsen

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Karolina Johansson

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ADVISORY BOARD

Juan Luis Coderque Galligo

Juan Luis Coderque Galligo

Juan Luis Coderque Galligo has been working for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) since 1997. He has had po…

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Jérôme Favoulet

Jérôme Favoulet

Jérôme est directeur de la Fondetec, (fondation communale pour le développement des emplois et du tissu économique en Vil…

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Audrey Selian

Audrey Selian

Audrey Selian serves as Director of the Artha Initiative associated with Rianta Capital Zurich, a philanthropic program tied …

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Sebastien Buckup

Sebastian Buckup

Sebastian heads the design and development of the World Economic Forum Annual Meetings in Davos, Switzerland, and China. Befo…

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SUPPORTING TEAM

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We are grateful and proud to have some great people supporting us in our mission!
Christian Buenzod (partner at Blue Lakes Advisors, managing partner of Baobab Finance and member of Sustainable Finance Geneva). Claude Michaud (founder of Social Business Model). Alina Truhina (Communications and Partnerships Consultant at the World Bank). Amin Khosravi (Urbanist, Strategist, Creative Thinker, Designer, Entrepreneur). Ruben Santos (partnership manager at UNOG), Stanley Nyoni (Sustainability Transition Lab, Wood Fibre Pulp and Paper Industry), Sonja Patscheke (Director of FSG Impact Consulting Geneva), Harri Toivonen (Project Associate at CERN), Simon Schneebeli (Entrepreneur, TEDxLausanne founder), Lizzie Crudgington ( Bright Green Learning founder), Key Portilla-Kawamura (Sustainable interior architecture, co-founder of Studio Banana ), Rita Kaali (Program Officer at The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria), Juan Luis Coderque Gallido ( Strategic partnerships ICRC), Luca Dell'Oro ( Specialist at United Nations Institute for Training & Research - UNITAR), Paul Bristow (Co-founder Geneva Hacker Space, Founder of Eco-practique )