04/09/2013 – GE:How to Become an Angel in Suisse Romande?

INSEAD Alumni Association Geneva, IPEN, A3 Angels and EPFL Alumni Association welcome you to… Joint Presentation, Panel Discussion & Cocktail “How to become an Angel in Suisse Romande” On Tuesday, April 9th 2013 from 18:00 – 21:30, Geneva, UBS Acacias Switzerland is a hot-bed for the development of new, advanced technologies and ranked first in …

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Olivier Calloud (MBA’01J) was appointed CEO of Private Bank Piguet Galland & Cie SA in April 2012. Avital Eliasov (MBA’04J) was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Quantum Global Capital Advisors in April 2012. As reported in the previous newsletter, Michael Maeder (IEP’07Mar) assumed his new role as CEO of STC Switzerland Travel Centre AG on …

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10/10/2012 – GE: Will Polio Be Eradicated?

Lunch Conference, Christopher Wolff (WHO), Geneva, 10/10/12 On October 10th, we welcomed at the Mère Royaume in Geneva Christopher Wolff and Jennifer Linkins that gave us a fascinating talk, on the polio eradication programme on which they’ve been working passionately for the past 10 years at WHO. Can you believe that humanity has successfully eradicated …

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12/12/2012 – GE:Celebrating Christmas in Style

December 12th 2012 – Given the ambiance… it could have been in Fonty.. but no it was in Carouge, at the Comptoir des Délices that just reopened. Santa Kelly and Santa Ramon welcomed there guests with a little Santa hat and as promised Champagne, Hot wine were here to warm up the atmosphere. Merry Christmas …

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01/18-20/2013: Verbier Ski Week-end 2013… a Tradition That Rocks!

Verbier Ski Week-end, January 18-20th, 2013 Never believe weather forecasts…! What was supposed to be a stormy week-end ended up in powder snow, sun and great fun! Over 50 INSEADers across generations and continents made it to attend this unique event… From fresh graduates all the way to early INSEAD generations met for skiing, drinking, …

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11/21/2012 – GE: What Makes You Run, David?

On November 21st, we welcomed the Ultra Runner David Genecand at the Mere Royaume for a lunch-conference. David is a genuine ‘Genevois’ who just returned to his hometown after a corporate career in Europe and North-America. David has embraced a very meaningful approach to performance, allowing him to reach new frontiers in sports and life …

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09/14/2012 – GE: Is It Time For Africa?

On September 14th 2012, we had the honor of welcoming Amine Tazi-Riffi, director at McKinsey & Company, as guest speaker to give us a talk on Africa – the Progress and Potentials of African Ecomonies. Amine started the McKinsey & Company Maghreb office in 2004, is co-leader of the Public Sector & Social Practice for …

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