Our team

The FSD has over 400 employees in eight countries on four continents.
3 women and one man sitting and with smiling face
Philippines 2019. FSD members in Manila.

Team at Geneva headquarters

Hansjörg Eberle FSD

Hansjörg Eberle

Director

Ben Truniger FSD

Benedikt Truniger

Deputy Director
Matthew Wilson FSD

Matthew Wilson

Head of Operations
Alex Van Roy FSD

Alex van Roy

Deputy Head of Operations
Alexandra Brutsch FSD

Alexandra Brutsch

Head of Communications
Maximilien Wagner FSD

Maximilian Wagner

Fundraising and Communication Manager
Orlane Lagarde FSD

Orlane Lagarde

Communication Specialist

Cyril Ruiz FSD

Cyril Ruiz

Webmaster
Océane Allaigre FSD

Océane Allaigre

Multimedia Production

Programme Managers in the field

Angela De Santis

Angela de Santis

Programme Manager for Colombia

Olena Kryvova

Olena Kryvova

Deputy Programme Manager for Ukraine

Paul Davies

Paul Davies

Programme Manager for Philippines

Jean-Louis Delaite

Jean-Louis Delaite

Programme Manager for Central African Republic

Dr Din Nickhwah

Dr Din Nickhwah

Programme Manager for Tajikistan and Afghanistan

Eugenio Balsini

Eugenio Balsini

Programme Manager for Chad

Peter Smethers

Peter Smethers

Programme Manager for Iraq

Markus Schindler

Markus Schindler

Project Manager for Iraq

Philip Fouche

Philip Fouche

Programme Manager for Afghanistan

Anthony Connell

Anthony Connell

Programme Manager for Ukraine

Management and Support team in Manila

Manila team FSD

Sitting, from left:
Maricar Hontiveros, Christine Jane Lopez, Jomarrey Labrague, Victoria Bueno, Marie Jo Abella, Arlene Calalo, Jaydee Camposano, Ryan Jay Cajucom, Kishalyn Dao-ines

Standing, from left:
Edmon Malitao, Mary Jane Fabul, Maricon Queddeng, Gemille Anne Clarence Maramot, Vivian Gusi, Pamela Kalaw, Karen Marie Donato, Lorna Andin, Ghel Amponget, Liana Shane Busalpa, Arnulfo Canoy Jr, Ron Lester Camposano

Members of the Foundation Board

Jürg Streuli

Jürg Streuli

President of the Foundation Board

Michel Roch

Michel Roch

Board Member

Nawal Ait-Hocine

Nawal Ait-Hocine

Board Member

Thomas Kodiak

Thomas Kodiak

Board Member

Claudia Grassi

Claudia Grassi

Board Member

Henri Leu

Henri Leu

Former President of the Board, founding member

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