Privatdozent (Radiology) at Zurich University Hospital. Got to know members of the Kennedy Family during a two-year research fellowship (2011-2013) in New York City. In 2012, he decided to bring the education program Speak Truth To Power back home and founded RFK Human Rights in Switzerland. In addition, he is the founding Chairman of Kessel International, a Swiss-Mexican solar energy company.
Former President of the Swiss People's Party SVP (1984-1988); Former Member of the Swiss Federal Council (1988-2000) and former President of Switzerland (1993, 2000).
General Manager of the Widder Hotel in Zurich.
Seventh child of Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Skakel Kennedy. President of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights (International). A human rights activist and writer, Kerry has dedicated her life to social justice, the promotion and protection of basic rights, and the preservation of the rule of law. Like her father, Kerry is a fearless fighter and a voice for the unheard all around the world.
Frank La Rue
Assistant Director General for Communication and Information at UNESCO. Previously, Frank served as the Executive Director of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Europe and, before that, as the UN Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection for the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression. He had been appointed by the UN Human Rights Council in 2008. Frank is also a member of the Board of Directors of the DEMOS Institute, an NGO that works on the promotion of democratic values and provides support to the participation of youth, women and indigenous peoples in Guatemala. He has a wide experience in Human Rights, Democratic Development, Social Communication, Education, Latin American Analysis and political issues. Frank is a Human Rights Lawyer in cases presented to the Inter-American Human Rights Commission and the Inter-American Human Rights Court and lobbies before the United Nations System on Human Rights. He is a University professor and Human Rights investigator, a member of the Google Advisory Council, and Pioneer Award Winner 2014 - granted by the Electronic Frontier Foundation. In 2004, Frank was a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize. Today, Frank La Rue is the Assistant Director-General for Communication and Information at UNESCO.
Entrepreneur, investor & philanthropist.
Dirk is an entrepreneur and strategic investor. He has vast experience in finance, software, biometrics and compliance. Under his leadership, WorldCompliance, with nearly 300 employees on four continents and customers in more than 150 countries, was one of the top 100 private companies and the fastest growing company in Florida. Its innovative approach to systematic customer due diligence has since had a lasting impact on the financial industry. His vision has helped countless companies avoid corruption and bribery. Dirk was nominated for the "Integrity Award" from Transparency International and was awarded the "Technology Award" by the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) and is a recipient of the Bronze Stevie Award as Executive of the Year.
Alex Mundt is currently the liaison to the US Government for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva. His prior assignments for the UNHCR included work in Kosovo, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Darfur, Afghanistan and South Sudan. He has recently been deployed to Afghanistan as head of legal protection for the UNHCR, one of the agency's largest and most complex displacement situations. He has authored numerous articles on conflict management and displacement and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Anthropology at the Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies in Geneva.
Provides legal expertise necessary to successfully carry out the scope of the Foundation within the Swiss jurisdictional landscape. He is a law graduate (lic.iur.) from the Universities of Zurich and Alicante, an Attorney at Law and holds an MBA from IE Business School (Madrid). Stefan is the CEO and majority shareholder of Treuco, a Zurich based company with 50 domestic and international experts providing wealth management, trust, tax and legal services. He serves on the board of trustees of several Swiss foundations and is Honorary Consul of Ireland in the Canton of Zurich.
Dr. Sandra Hutterli
Sandra is a former member of the management board of the Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education (EDK) and used to be responsible for the coordination of compulsory school programs. She further represented Switzerland as an education expert in the Council of Europe and the European Union. Sandra is the Director of Speak Truth To Power in Switzerland and currently serves as the responsible person for all training and education at SBB, the Swiss railroad company.