Staff members > Communications
Director of Communications and External Relations
Maud Bonnet joined Geneva Call in 2011. She holds a Master’s Degree in International Humanitarian Law from the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and a Graduate Certificate in Management of non-profit Organisations from the University of Geneva. Before joining Geneva Call as Development Officer, she worked with the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD), the International Organization for Migration (IOM), and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR).
Institutional Communication Officer
Christopher Fitzsimons joined Geneva Call in 2018. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Hispanic Studies with Portuguese from Queen Mary, the University of London and a Master of Laws in International Law from the University of Malta. Before joining Geneva Call he worked in different communications roles for a number of international organisations including the United Nations, the European Union and the International Criminal Court.
Head of Partnerships & Development
Prior to joining Geneva Call, DJ lead key Innovative Financing and Private Sector Partnerships at Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, Strategic Communications at DNDi (Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative) and was Vice President, Strategic Solutions at Williams Lea Tag. Originally from Seattle, DJ holds an MBA from the Foster School of Business at University of Washington, and is a Kiva Fellow.
Operational Communication Coordinator
Nicolas Sion joined Geneva Call in 2013. He holds a Master's degree in International Management from ESCP Europe and London City University. He has worked in the private and NGO sectors and spent several years in project management with an international consulting group working on organizational, marketing and communication projects for multinationals. He also worked for several years in communication and fundraising for NGOs.
Institutional Fundraising Officer
Annette Willi joined Geneva Call in 2014. She holds a Master’s of Arts degree from the University of Lausanne with a specialization in sociology of religion. She worked several years on disarmament issues, focusing on antipersonnel mines, cluster munitions and nuclear weapons as well as on military spending. Her previous responsibilities included project management, fundraising, communication, training, advocacy and the organization of events.
Communication and External Relations Assistant
Emilie Yakoubian joined Geneva Call in February 2017. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Geneva and a Master’s degree in Biodiversity Conservation and Management from the University of Oxford. She deepened her knowledge of International Humanitarian Law by auditing several courses at Harvard University. Before joining Geneva Call, she was involved with international NGOs and worked on humanitarian and environmental issues.