American Swiss Foundation

Class of 2007


In 2007, the Young Leaders Conference, sponsored by UBS and Swiss International Air Lines, was held for a third time in Thun. The classes of 1991 and 1995 were also hosted in Thun and experienced the beauty of Switzerland’s Bernese Oberland region.

Follow this link to see all members of the class of 2007

The class of 2007 included the Honorable Dane Eagle, member of the Florida House of Representatives representing the 77th District, and acting majority leader of the Florida House; The Honorable Tim Rave, former member of the South Dakota Senate representing the 25th District; Pietro Mona, Swiss Ambassador for Development, Forced Displacement and Migration at the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs; Martin Müller, CFO for corporate solutions at Swiss Re; Franco Monti, a senior partner at Monti Stampa Furrer & Partners; Bay Fang, executive editor at Radio Free Asia; Dr. Matthias Benz, economics correspondent at Neue Zürcher ZeitungTerry Babcock-Lumish, executive secretary at the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation; and Anna Soellner, director of communications at Reddit.

The class also included Alex Flückiger, CFO and a member of the executive committee of the Pax Life Insurance Company; Michael Escher, CCO and member of the executive board of Meyer Burger Technology; Tim Dickinson, senior writer at Rolling StoneJohn Stuart Beauchamp, chief investment officer for Hixon Properties Incorporated; Thomas Mike Peyer, CFO at FIFA; Nicolas Mirabaud, managing partner at Mirabaud; Peter Spirig, member of the executive committee and head of division at Arbonia Group; John P. Gallagher, Senior Vice President, Tracker Capital Management; Leif Dormsjo, senior vice president at Louis Berger; JP Fielder, head of communications at BP America; and Adam H. Edelen, founder of Edelen Strategic Ventures and former auditor of public accounts for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Follow news from the class of 2007 on Twitter here, and the YouTube channels of all alumni here.

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