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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.