Tobias Thiessen is a Senior Treasury Officer and Board Member of the Association of Corporate Treasurers in Suisse Romande.
He holds a BA in engineering, an MBA in Finance from HEC Paris and is qualified as a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) from the Association of Financial Professionals.
Tobias held various positions in financial and treasury management in the private sector (specialty chemicals, fast moving consumer goods and oil industry) in Africa, South America and Europe and recently in the development sector. He is currently working for the The Global Fund, an international financial organization in global health, with 4 billion USD disbursements per year to 150 countries. Over the past 3 years, Tobias has been in charge of building up the newly created treasury function by introducing cash management, hedging and financial risk policies, systems and processes.