IFM Faculty members

 have an international managerial experience

Courses are taught by renowned professors with excellent academic credentials. They also benefit from practical experience acquired as managers, entrepreneurs or consultants in international companies. Our highly committed team imparts motivation, positive energy and all the key skills. They will ensure a rewarding student experience. Our faculty bridge the gap between the academic and business worlds.

Dr. Attila A. Shelley

PhD, MBA, Msc, Stanford University (USA), Bachelor of Science Princeton University (USA). Former First Vice President, Global Advisory Julius Baer Bank (CH). Former Senior Investment Advisor, Lloyds International Private Banking (CH),

Dr. Fabio De Castro Freitas

DBA, Grenoble School of Management (FR). MBA, National University of Singapore,B.Sc. UNICAMP - State University of Campinas, Brazil. Trader In Geneva and Singapore, Asia. Former Marketing Manager, Inter. Flavors & Fragrances, Asia Pacific.

Dr. Matthias Spaink

PhD in Business Administration, Nyenrode Business University (NL), MBA University of Maastricht (NL), MSc. Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam (NL). Regional Manager Middle East and Africa, Cargill International SA (CH)

Josefina Bengoechea

Master International Affairs, Columbia University (USA). Master Financial Markets, UAM University of Madrid (ES). Former Vice President, Global Wealth Management Bank of America Merrill Lynch (ES). Former Project Manager, Goldman Sachs (USA)

Andrea Pedrazzini

Master in International Marketing, BBA Business Administration, Bocconi University, Milan (IT). CEO Publicis Communications Switzerland (CH), CEO & Global Client Lead GSK Saatchi & Saatchi (CH), 

Mirco Coccoli

Master of Science, University of California, Berkeley (USA) and University of Milan (IT). Director MPD Partners Geneva (CH), Former Investment Manager Banque Cantonale Vaudoise (CH), Former Hedge Fund Manager Reyl & Company (CH).

Dr. Olivier Verheyde

PhD in Economics, Master in Economic Analysis of Institutions, Master & Bachelor of Economics University of Aix-Marseille III (FR), Consultant. Former Research Director at the Institute of Economic and Fiscal Research.

Guillaume Charles

MBA Tefler School of Management, University of Ottawa (CA), Master in Marketing & Business, Audencia Nantes School of Management, (FR). Marketing Director, Harmony. Former Global Senior Brand Manager, Procter & Gamble (CH). 

Alexandra Marcoin-Karacsonyi

MBA Stanford University (USA), Master Essec Business School (FR). Directrice Elixir Consulting (CH). Anc. Senior Marketing Manager (FR). Anc. E-marketing Manager, (CH). Anc. Product Manager Vichy (L’Oreal), 

Hilde Gustafsson

MBA, BBA Handelshøyskolen BI, Norwegian School of Management, Oslo (NO). Director, Human Growth Consulting (CH), Former Managing Director Retail DDB Worldwide, Oslo (NO), Former Customer Service Manager/Deputy Sales Manager, IKEA.

Jean-Charles Neau

Master degree, Engineer in Information Systems Management and Economics, National School of Computer Science for Industry and Business (FR). Business Consultant, Alavise. Former COO Private Banking, Mirabaud & Cie (CH).

Dr. Daniel Fyfer

PhD in Business Administration California Coast University (USA). MBA Master of Business Administration, BSc. (Eng), University of Pretoria (RSA). International Consultant, Joint Venture Leader.

Dr. Panayotis Zamaros

PhD in Management Fairfax University (US), MA in Management, BScHons in Social Sciences, Open University (UK). Author of several books. Consultant. 

Arnaud Walle

MBA in Finance Aston Business School (UK). Post MBA degree in Int.Finance HEC Paris (FR). International Consultant. Former Head of Securities Sales-Trading, Barclays Bank. Former Global Head Fixed Income & Credit Derivatives Commerzbank (UK)

Oscar Baldo

MBA IFM University, Geneva (CH), Enginer EPITA Graduate School (FR). It Resources Manager, Proactive Partners. Former Human Resource Manager, ILO International Labour Office (CH).

Julien de Grandbois

MA. International Business Management, Webster, BA Management & Com. Université d'Ottawa (CA). Consultant & coach. Anc. Senior Partner Transatlantic Development (CH), Former banker UBP Union Bancaire Privée (CH).

Denis Kerlero De Rosbo

Master Marketing ESCP Europe Business School (FR). President Atelier de Rosbo. Former European Product Manager Electrical cars and Nissan 4x4 (FR & CH). Former Product Manager, Marketing Lu, Danone Group (France).

Victoria Fait

BBA International Business, BBA in Banking and Finance, Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (ARG). Former Asset Servicing Specialist JP Morgan, Former Traffic operator, Agrifert Sa, Former Trader, Noble Group.

Dr. Alessandro Bianchi

PhD in Business, PhD in Industrial Engineering, Washington International University (USA), MBA, New York University (USA). Former director: Olivetti (IT), DMC, Tecknekomp. Former consultant (ICA, UNCTAD).

Bertrand Marcelly

Master in Management Grenoble Graduate School of Business (FR), Director & Engineering Design Studio Manager AMM, Owner Design Contemporary ArtWorks. Former Export Manager SEM (FR).