Speakers 2013

Olivier Fruchaud

Olivier is accompanying the development of Ashoka in Western Switzerland. He was previously a philanthropy advisor, guiding HNWI in their philanthropic commitments. Prior to that, Olivier has been working both in the non-profit sector and in the private sector on Corporate Social Responsibility issues in a consulting company and in marketing for a global brand.
After his studies, Olivier launched the ecotour project in 1999 aimed at identifying innovative local environmental best practices worldwide, which led to the publication of the book Des Ides plein la Terre in 2004. Olivier also co-funded the association Sustainable Finance Geneva in 2007, aimed at promoting responsible finance in Switzerland.
Olivier holds a Master in Management from French Business School EM Lyon.