Committee

A committee of eight representative members manages the Graduate Institute Alumni Association. The Association plays a strategic advisory role with the Institute’s Direction, while the Alumni Relations & Career Services carries out the jointly established action plan. 

Natalie Africa, Jason Shellaby, Paul Mathieu, Meenakshi Nair Ambujam, Jennifer Blanke, Brad Ryder and Frédérique Santerre - International Alumni Reunion 2016
Paul Mathieu

President
Mr Paul Mathieu | DO INT 1987

Adviser, Immediate office, Monetary and Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund, Washington
Reelected 2015

Natalie Africa

Vice-President
Mrs Natalie Africa | DES International History 1992

International Development Consultant, Johannesburg
Elected 2015

Jason Shellaby

Head of Strategy
Mr Jason Shellaby | MIA 2008

Project Manager, Novartis Foundation, Basel
Elected 2015

Walter Stresemann

Treasurer
Mr Walter Stresemann | DIA EC 1991

Managing Director, Vistra Geneva S.A., Geneva
Reelected 2015

Jennifer Blanke

    Mrs Jennifer Blanke | DO INT 2005
Vice-President, Agriculture, Human and Social Development, African Development Bank, Abidjan
Reelected 2017

Ting Fang

Mr Ting Fang | Mdev 2013
Corporate Sector Advisor, International Committee of the Red Cross, Beijing
Elected 2018

Brad Ryder

Mr Brad Ryder | DES International History 2000
President and CEO, Electric Mobility Canada, Toronto
Elected 2015

Frédérique Santerre

Mrs Frédérique Santerre | DO Political Science 2004
Head, Global Government Affairs & Health Policy, Access to Health, Merck Group, Geneva
Reelected 2017

Statutes

Agreement