Speaker

ETIENNE EICHENBERGER

WISE - PHILANTHROPY ADVISORS

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Co-founder and WISE’s managing partner, Etienne is an expert in high impact philanthropy as he has been working directly with families and foundations across Europe and some emerging countries, elaborating their strategy and realizing their projects.

Before creating WISE, he collaborated with the Foundation Avina for the social entrepreneurship, supported the development of the Schwab Foundation and worked for the Swiss Development Cooperation. He also is the co-founder of Sustainable Finance Geneva.

Today, he serves as the chairman of the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, as an expert in philanthropy for the Family Firm Institute and as a member of the advisory board of the Debiopharm Chair on Family Philanthropy in the IMD.