Board of Foundation Board of Foundation
Geneva, Switzerland, 24 March 2017 Board Members - taken in April 2018
(From left to right: Lucy Howe López (Deputy), Christoph Stückelberger (President of the Board), Joan Dubinsky, Walter Linsi, Siti Syamsiyatun, Obiora Ike (Executive Director), Rita Asrfalck and Cui Wantian - Picture I. Haaz / Globethics net)

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Board Members

Prof. Dr. Christoph Stückelberger, Executive Director & FounderProf. Dr Christoph Stückelberger (Switzerland) Founder and President

President and Founder of since 2016 
Executive Director of 2008-2016
Founding President of 2004-2008
Executive Director of Geneva Agape Foundation GAF 
Professor of Ethics in Moscow/Russia, Enugu/Nigeria,Beijing/China.
PhD in peace ethics and habilitation in environmental ethics


Photo: Ms. Joan Dubinsky, Board Member (USA)

Ms Joan Dubinsky (USA)
Guest Lecturer Brandeis University, Notre Dame University and University of Illinois;
Former Director / Chief Ethics Officer for the United Nations.




Mr Pavan Duggal (India)
Advocate, Supreme Court of India;
President,, Cyberlaw Asia and;
Chief Mentor, Blockchain Law Epicentre;
Chairman, International Commission on Cyber Security Law Board Member_Ouyporn_Khuankaew_2017Ms Ouyporn Khuankaew (Thailand)
Co-founder and lead trainer of the International Women's Partnership for Peace and Justice (IWP);
Former trainer for the gender programme of the INEB (International Socially Engaged Buddhists) 




Mrs. Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli, Board MemberMs Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli (Nigeria)
Founder of Leadership, Effectiveness, Accountability, Professionalism (LEAP Africa);
Co-Founder of AACE Food Processing & Distribution, an indigenous agroprocessing company;
Partner at Sahel Capital, an advisory and private equity firm focused on agribusiness in West Africa;
Director of the African Philanthropy Forum




Board Member_Walter Linsi_(Switzerland)Mr Walter Linsi (Switzerland)
Co-founder and member of the U.W. Linsi Foundation;
Co-founder of the Belimo Holding Company 





Dr. Guido Sacco, Globethics Board Member (Switzerland)
Mr Guido Sacco 
General Manager, Bestimmo Suisse SA  Real Estate Agent;
Strategic Marketing Advisor and Former Dean of Studies in Neuchâtel/Switzerland




Prof. Dr Siti Syamsiyatun, Globethics Board Member (Indonesia)
Prof. Dr Siti Syamsiyatun
Professor, Indonesian Consortuim for religious Studies (ICRS), Yogyakarta, Indonesia;
Director of the Indonesia Regional Programme



Prof. Dr. Cui Wantian, Globethics Board Member (China)
Prof. Dr Cui Wantian 
Founder and Director of Bringspring Science & Technology Co., Ltd;
Professor of Economics, Economic Department, Liaoning University, Shenyang, China;
Owner of companies in Beijing (China) and Boston (USA)


Former Board Members and Senior Advisors

Dr Pablo Gentili
Former Globethics Board Member (2017-2018)
General Secretary of CLACSO, the Latin American Council for Social Sciences in Buenos Aires, Argentina;
Professor of Education Policy at the State University in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Mr Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais (Switzerland/Angola)
Former Globethics Board Member (2014-2018)
International Investor, Entrepreneur and Innovation Specialist;
Founder and Group CEO, Quantum Global Group;
Founder of the African Innovation Foundation (AIF)
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HE Mr. Walter Fust (Switzerland) - Ambassador
Former Board President (2008-2016)
Former Executive Director of Global Humanitarian Forum Geneva
Former Director of Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC
Video statement of Mr Walter Fust

Ms Jill Cousins (The Netherlands) - Senior Advisor Digital Resources and Innovation
Former Board Member (2008-2016)
Programme Director of The European Library
Executive Director of the EDL Foundation
Prof. Dr Heidi Hadsell (USA) - Senior Advisor Global Ethics and USA Region
Former Board Member (2008-2016)
President of Hartford Seminary
Professor of Ethics at Hartford Seminary
Rev. Dr Samuel Kobia (Switzerland/Kenya) - Senior Advisor Peace and Reconciliation
Former Board Member (2008-2016)
Special Advisor to the President of Kenya
Former Ecumencial Special Envoy to Sudan
Former Commissioner of the Judicial Service Commission of Kenya
Former General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (2004-2009)
Former General Secretary of the National Council of Churches in Kenya (1987-1993)
Prof. Dr Parichart Suwanbubbha (RIP, 1958-2016, Thailand)
Former Board Member (2008-2016)
Director of the Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies
Mahidol University, Salaya, Nakornpathom, Thailand.

Prof. Dr Muhammad Machasin (Indonesia)
Former Globethics Board Member (2009-2014)
Director of Islamic Higher Education, Directorate General of Islamic Education,
Ministry of Religious Affairs, Government of Indonesia;
Professor of History of Islamic Studies, State Islamic University, Sunan Kalijaga, Yogyakarta

Mrs Clotilde Fonseca (Costa Rica) - Senior Advisor Ethics in Higher Education Central America
Former Globethics Board Member (2009-2012)
Former Executive Director of the Omar Dengo Foundation, Costa Rica;

Executive President, Costa Rican Social Assistance Institute (IMAS);
Former Minister of Science and Technology, Government of Costa Rica;

Rector of  Latina University of Costa Rica, a member of Laureate International Universities

Mr S.D. Shibulal (India) - Senior Advisor Business Ethics
Former Globethics Board Member (2009-2014)
Chief Executive Officer, Infosys, until 2014;
Co-founder and member of the Board, Infosys

Mr Juan Somavia (Chile)
Former Globethics Board Member (2009-2010)
Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Inter-regional Policy Cooperation;
Former Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) (1999-2012).
Read more about Mr. Juan Somovia