Mike Baronian
CEO of Azad Pharma. Bachelor’s degree in commerce, with majors in Finance and Business Administration. Former responsible of Johnson & Johnson Switzerland, Vice President of Cilag AG Switzelrand and then Vice president of the Global Cilag Group (Rochester, USA). Former CEO of the Central Laboratories in Bern, and CEO of Askliav (Veterinary and Dental Company). Former Chairman of Tecan (robotics for life sciences industry) Männedorf/ZH.
Sarkis Shahinian
Dipl. Architect ETH, with emphasis in History of Urbanism and Preservation of Monuments and Sites. Translator at the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, Co-Founder and Secretary General of the Parliamentary Friendship Group Switzerland-Armenia. Honorary President of the Switzerland-Armenia Association. Former Executive Director of the DEPOP Institute for Governance.
Goar Sanfilippo
International Trade State Diploma IFORH Grenoble Moirans, International Trade Assistant for a Family Trading Office in Geneva; Former CEO of HG MED AG, Zug. Currently distributor of high-end perfumes of GALIMARD France.
Karen Aslanyan
Executive Vice President, Lombard Odier & Cie. MBA in Banking, Finance and Capital Markets . PhD in Russian banking sector from the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. Former Relationship manager at Credit Suisse (private clients from Eastern Europe). Studied linguistics and pedagogy at the State Universities of Yerevan and Moscow.
Nune Magoyan
Professional Executive and Leadership Coach for individuals, teams & institutions in various sectors. Worked in leadership positions in private, public and international organizations. Educational background in OB & Executive Coaching, Project Management, Sociology, Economics of Transition and Philosophy (Universities of Turin, Georgetown and Yerevan).
Hrant Sahakyan
Budget Controller/Senior Finance Analyst, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Secretariate in Geneva, Switzerland, 1998 to present. MBA, American University of Armenia, Master of Science, Development Finance, University of London.
Dominique de Buman
Swiss politician, Lawyer, Former Mayor of Fribourg and current First Vice President of the Swiss National Council. Former Vice-President of the Christian Democratic Party. He serves on the Committee for Economic Affairs and Taxation and on the Control Committee of the Swiss Parliament. Former Chairman of the Caisse d’épargne de la Ville de Fribourg. Current President of the Swiss Tourism Federation and of the Swiss Cableways Federation.
Vartan Sirmakes
Co-founder, and CEO of Franck Muller Group Watchland SA. 14 sites of production throughout Switzerland for its seven brands. Founder and Chairman of the supervisory board of Armswissbank CJSC. 2008 winner of the prestigious Prix de l’Industrie award.
Arden Shelefyan
Diplom of the University of Economics of Lausanne. Board of Directors member of Armswissbank CJSC, Chief of ist Supervisory Board director of the Artzakhbank. Chief Adviser CEO of Franck Muller Group Watchland SA. Adviser of different financial and production companies in numerous countries.
Gevorg Machanyan
Chairman and CEO of Armswissbank CJSC, PhD in Economics (Yerevan State Institute of Economy), Former Head of payments and banking technologies, Development Department, Chief Auditor, Head of Internal Audit Director at the Central Bank of Armenia.
Audrey Selian
Director of Artha Initiative (associated with Rianta Capital Zurich). Degrees from The London School of Economics and Wellesley College. PhD in Technology Policy & Development Studies, Fletcher School, Tufts University. Former management consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Vicken Bayramian
International business lawyer. Founding Partner of Field Solutions SARL, a counselling firm SARL specialising in commodities trading and Alternative Dispute Resolution, based in Geneva.