H.E. Mr Walter FUST


Walter Fust is the President of globethics.net. He studied public administration at the University of St. Gallen and had a diplomatic career serving at the Swiss Embassies in Baghdad and Tokyo. He subsequently assumed various functions in the Swiss Federal Administration and in the private sector. He was managing director of the Swiss Trade Promotion Office (OSEC) and Secretary General of the Ministry of Interior. He headed the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) for 15 years. He holds mandates in the UN (Broadband Commission ITU/UNESCO, Committee of Experts on Public Management (CEPA)). He furthermore serves on the Board of a number of international institutions (Coalition for Dialogue on Africa, African Innovation Foundation, Central American University for tropical Agriculture and Forestry (CATIE) in Costa Rica, Library of Alexandria, etc) and national foundations.