In cooperation with our clients, Katharina works on innovative solutions for environmental challenges.
Katharina’s key competences are sustainable development and environmental conservation with a focus on mountain areas. Katharina has worked for seecon between 2005 and 2011 as a project manager and then became director of Mountain Wilderness Switzerland, a NGO dedicated to the conservation of mountain areas. She held this position until 2018 and then returned to seecon.
Katharina has a broad experience in project and organisation management, strategy development, process and event moderation and stakeholder processes. Her passion is to work in a participatory and inclusive manner on environmental and societal challenges, her geographical focus is Switzerland and the Alpine Countries. Apart from her engagement with seecon, Katharina is president of the International Commission for the Protection of the Alps (www.cipra.org).
Katharina holds a PhD in Geography and Sustainable Development from the University of Bern. She has previously graduated in Geography, Sustainable Development and English Linguistics from the University of Basel and Freiburg i.Br. She works in German, English, French and Italian.