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29 Nov Swiss IWIB Role Model Series: Frederic Van Mullem, VP Human Resources EMEA, Medtronic

Geneva, IWIB INSEAD Women in Business / 19:00 - 20:30

Dear Alumni, 
You are invited to the 1st hybrid event of the Swiss Alumni Association, which will be hosted jointly by the Swiss INSEAD Women in Business (IWIB) Club and the Healthcare Club, featuring Frederic Van Mullem, Vice-President Human Resources EMEA, Medtronic.

Swiss IWIB Role Model Series: Driving Competitiveness through Diversity and Inclusion with Frederic Van Mullem, VP Human Resources EMEA, Medtronic 
29 November, at Impact Hub Geneva (18:45) or online (19:00)

Join us online or in-person for a stimulating discussion followed by a fun evening of networking!
Frederic Van Mullen will talk us through Medtronic’s journey to building a culture of inclusivity. A global leader in medical technology, Medtronic has received numerous honours for its commitment to D&I in the workplace, including Forbes Magazine Best Employer and DiversityInc Top 10 Employers for Diversity. How did it get there? What lessons were learned along the way? And how does a diverse and inclusive workplace drive its competitiveness today? Frederic will answer these questions and more in his talk and Q&A session.

The IWIB Swiss Role Model Series aims to bring visibility to pioneers in diversity and inclusion. The series is organized in collaboration with Fish in the Boardroom, a podcast about diversity and inclusion in Swiss leadership.

IWIB events are open to all alumni, regardless of promotion year, gender, or organization. This event is opened to non-INSEAD Alumni.


Frederic Van Mullem, VP Human Resources EMEA, Medtronic

Since joining Medtronic in 2019, Frederic Van Mullem has played a key role in driving transformational change within the company. His career in HR and Legal spans 30 years and multiple industries, from pharmaceuticals and chemicals to high tech capital equipment and medical devices.

IWIB Moderator

Andrea Ullmann, MBA ’10J

Andrea is a marketing and sales executive with an international career in the medical device industry. She is a member of the Swiss IWIB Committee and the host of Fish in the Boardroom, a podcast focusing on how to bring more diversity, equity and inclusion in Swiss leadership.


Laurence Amand-Jules, MBA ‘99D

Laurence is a non-Executive Board Member at Geneva Sport SA, the Finance and Audit Committee Chair at Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) and an interim CEO or Chief Transformation Officer for international SMEs or Business Units caring about their Double Bottom Line. She is the president of IWIB Geneva, the co-creator of the Swiss Mentoring Program and a founding member of the Interim Management Club of the French NAA.

Key Facts
18:45 Welcome @HUB Geneva
19:00 Keynote and Q&A – Zoom starts
20:00-21:30 Light dinner and networking

Date: 29 November 2022, 18:45 
WhereImpact Hub, Rue Fendt 1, 1201 Geneva

Tickets:  In person: CHF 20 NAA Members/ CHF 30 Non-NAA Members & Guests. Includes a cocktail-style light dinner and drinks
Online: CHF 10

Participants: limited to 22 participants in person

The Zoom link will be emailed to you after registering. 

INSEAD Alumni Association Switzerland
Laurence Amand-Jules, MBA 99D, IWIB President Geneva
Andrea Ullmann, MBA ’10J
Laurent-Dominique Piveteau, MBA 01D, Healthcare Club Geneva




November 29
19:00 - 20:30
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