Executive Director & Network Representative
Executive Director since 2015. Director of Fastenopfer 2001 - 2013; Director of the Administration of the Social Department, State of Lucerne 2013 - 2015. He has a Licence degree in Philosophy, Business Ethics and Catholic Theology from Gregoriana, Rome as well as an MBA HEC from the University of Geneva.
Accounts Administrator & Contact Point
Annie Forster oversees all financial activities and provides administration support in key account management. She has a background in insurance, taxation and family offices and has spent a number of years living and working in Australia, China and Singapore.
Marketing & Communications Manager
Melanie is responsible for the development and the implementation of the marketing and communications strategy. She has a background in marketing and business and has worked in the non-profit, banking and events industry in Switzerland and Canada.
Marketing & Communications
Alena joined the UN Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein as a Trainee and assists with all aspects of marketing and communication. She is simultaneously pursuing her master’s degree in Business Administration with specialization in Marketing at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences.
Head of Programmes
Alice Harbach-Forel has been with the UN Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein since 2015. She is in charge of the thematic programmes and supports the UNGC Participants in fulfilling their commitment to the Ten Principles. Previously, Alice worked in research and in the private sector in the field of CSR/RBC.
Fabienne Sigg joined the UN Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein in 2020 as a trainee. As part of the programme team, she organizes and coordinates thematic workshop and activities to support UNGC participants in aligning their corporate strategies and operations with the Ten Principles and the SDGs.
Lorena joined us as a Sustainability Management Trainee and is now working as a project coordinator in our programme team. Lorena holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and is currently pursuing her master's degree in sustainable development at the University of Basel.
Seraina started to work as a Sustainability Management Trainee at the UN Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein. She supports the programme team in various projects. Prior to that, she completed her bachelor`s degree in environmental engineering at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences.