Shapers Profile:


Yannick Heiniger

Corporate Partnerships Officer
International Committee of the Red Cross
About me:

Former experience in diplomacy, policy and social entrepreneurship in New York, Washington DC and East Africa. Part of team working on engaging the private sector for humanitarian impact and innovation. Since 2013, working in a transversal manner across the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to create a culture that makes collaboration, partnerships and innovation foster, as a way to tackle key humanitarian challenges. As a result of the alliance created through engagement with the private sector, key initiatives, products and services have been piloted and implemented in fragile environments, with a focus on sustainable energy solutions, health, innovative finance and more. Global Shaper, Geneva Hub, World Economic Forum.