1997, MSc in Civil Engineering, EPFL; 1999, MSc in Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT. 1999-2002, Business Development Manager, Industry to Industry, Boston and San Francisco. 2002-03, Consultant, Mercer Management Consulting, Zurich. 2003, Co-Founder, Club Airways, airline charter services, Geneva. 2003-09, Executive Assistant to the President and management roles, Schindler. Since 2010, with the World Economic Forum: 2010, Director and Head, Technology Pioneers; since November 2011, Executive Director, World Economic Forum Beijing Representative Office.