About us

carine-leu-profile.jpg Carine Leu-Bonvin, Head of Alumni Relations and Career Services, has over 20 years’ experience in counselling students with their job and internship applications. She has considerable knowledge of the Institute’s students, their specific skills and their different areas of expertise. Confident in the excellent quality of education offered by the Institute and the high calibre of its graduates, she develops and maintains relations with public and private sector employers, promotes the students and encourages employers to recruit them. Carine Leu-Bonvin has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Lausanne and a Master’s degree in International History and Politics from the Graduate Institute
   
index.jpg With over 3 years’ of experience in recruiting IT specialists, Déborah Kestener had the chance to evolve in the academic sector as a Coordinator within the Alumni Relations and Career Services. She aims to make the most out of her expertise and knowledge in "self-marketing" by giving advice to students and preparing them for career opportunities. With a degree in Marketing as well as diverse experience, Déborah Kestener today has a role between HR and Recruitment advice. Make an appointment.
   
simona-romain.jpg Coordinator at the Alumni Relations and Career Services, Romain Simona manages relationships with alumni from the Institute. Prior to joining the Institute, he worked with multiple NGOs and the Permanent Mission of Fiji where he acquired an extensive experience on issues handled by International Organisations in Geneva. Romain hold a Master’s degree in European Studies and a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Geneva.
   
Balcazar_Ana.jpg Ana Balcazar Moreno is currently pursuing a Master in International Law at the Graduate Institute. She is a certificated lawyer with a Master in Administrative Law from the University of Rosario of Bogota and she also holds a diploma in Political Science from the Institute d’Études Politiques of Lyon, a diploma in Transnational Law from the University of Geneva and a diploma in International Affairs and Multilateral Governance from the Graduate Institute. Through her professional experiences in Colombia, United Kingdom, Belgium and Switzerland, Ana has acquired a valuable international outlook, research and analytical skills while adapting to multicultural environments and dynamic tasks. Since autumn 2016 Ana works for the Alumni Relations and Career Services.
   
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Farid J. Bhuyan is currently pursuing a Master in Development Studies (MDev) at the Institute. Prior to joining the Institute, Farid worked as a Research & Documentation Officer at the UN Women Multi-Country Office for India, Bhutan, Maldives & Sri Lanka. Other than this, Farid has worked in multiple other projects. Farid holds a Master in Sociology from the Delhi School of Economics, a Post-Graduate Diploma in International Laws (Human Rights, International Humanitarian Laws and Refugee Laws) and a Bachelor (Honours) in Geography. He works as Project Assistant at the Alumni Relations and Career Services.


Where to find us?

Maison de la Paix, P1 - 450