Geneva Head Office Team
Geneva Head Office Team
The Globethics Head Office team is located in Geneva, Switzerland close to the United Nations agencies, diplomatic missions and other international non-governmental organisations. Together with the Regional Programmes and National Contacts, Globethics develops resources and promotes ethics in higher education.
Prof. Dr Fadi Daou
Globethics Executive Director
Lebanon and France
Fadi Daou has an academic, policy-making, and social entrepreneurship background. He is a professor of the geopolitics of religions, with extensive research and publication activity. Since 2021, he has been working on a research project at the University of Geneva. He has also contributed to the foundation of many civil society organisations, and was until 2020 the CEO of Adyan Foundation, working for diversity management and peacebuilding. He has contributed to policy dialogues and mediations in sensitive contexts. He also provides consulting services to governments and international organisations on strategic management and policy-making in the fields of peace, pluralism, and social cohesion. In 2020, he received the Elevate Prize for global thinkers and change-makers.
Ms Nadia Balgobin (Switzerland)
Senior Associate SMEs
Education: Bachelor degree in Political Science, Postgraduate in Business Excellence, Master Course in Science, Technology & Society & Sustainable Finance
Expertise: Ethics & Compliance, Organisational Excellence (TQM, Benchmarking,etc.), Values-based Education & Learning, Capacity Builder, Responsible Assets Management, Ethical Investment, Community-Led Infrastructure, Sustainable Food & Health Design, UN SDGs 2030 focus on Goals 3-12,16, 17
Regional Experience: Africa, Asia and Europe
Languages: Bilingual French and English, German and Spanish
Mr Willi Kawohl (Cologne, Germany)
Senior Associate – Non-profit Financial Management and Anti -corruption strategies
Education: M.B.A and M.A in Development Studies
Expertise: Thirty-two years of Experience in International Development Cooperation as a Consultant, Trainer, Facilitator and Coach. Expertise in the fields of Integrated Financial Management Systems, Financial Self-reliance, Financing Strategies, Internal Control Systems, Institutional Financial Assessments, Anti-corruption policies, strategies and programs. Building Values- Driven Organizations, Value based leadership models;
Regional Experience: Botswana (5 years), Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Rep. of South Afrika, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenia, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kameron, Nigeria, Tanzania, Philippines, Bangladesh, Indonesian, India, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Albania, Croatia, USA, Canada;
Languages: German, English.
Ms Joy Cadangen (Switzerland & Philippines)
Senior Associate Finance
Education: MBA (University of the Philippines, Philippines), B.S. in Accountancy (University of Baguio, Philippines);
Expertise: Accounting, Financial Management, Audit, Micro-finance Management;
Regional Experience: Philippines, South Sudan, Switzerland (Geneva);
Languages: Pilipino (Mother tongue) and English.
Senior Associate Sustainability and Integrated Reporting
Education: PhD in Chemical Engineering and Environmental Management and M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering (Higher Institute of Chemical Technology, Sofia, Bulgaria);
Expertise: Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility, Training program development and training delivery, Program development and program management and administration, Organizational assessment and program evaluation;
Regional Experience: Bulgaria (Sofia); Russia (Moscow); USA (California, Vermont, Massachusetts); South Africa (Johannesburg); The Netherlands (Amsterdam); Switzerland (Geneva).
Languages: Bulgarian (mother tongue), English, Russian, Macedonian, Ukrainian and Serbian (Fluent).
Prof. Dr Deon Rossouw (South Africa)
Senior Associate Business Ethics
Education: PhD in Philosophy,
Expertise: Professor of Philosophy and Chair of the Philosophy Department (University of Pretoria, South Africa), Director of the Centre for Business and Professional Ethics (University of Pretoria), and Responsible for the Global Survey on Business Ethics.
Ms Amélie Vallotton-Preisig(Switzerland)
Senior Associate Online Library
Education: M.A.S in Library and Information Sciences (University of Zurich, Switzerland), M.A in Philosophy (University of Lausanne, Switzerland);
Expertise: Library Management, Digital Libraries;
Regional Experience: Switzerland, Egypt;
Languages: French, English, German.