M. Jean DOLIVO

Vice-Président du Conseil de Fondation

Le vrai bonheur ne dépend d’aucun être, d’aucun objet extérieur. Il ne dépend que de nous.

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After getting an MS degree in Physics from EPFL and an MS in Computer Sciences from the University of California at Berkeley, Jean Dolivo obtained an MBA from INSEAD.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

He held management positions at Swiss, European and worldwide level with Hewlett-Packard. He was General Manager for the French speaking subsidiary of HP in Switzerland with 130 employees. He created and led a dedicated CRM (Customer Relationship Management) function for HP Computer Business in 18 European countries, playing a pilot role for HP CRM corporate implementation. As Senior Managing Consultant within HP Consulting Services, he held worldwide responsibility for developing CRM services to Major Account clients in Europe.

Consultant and coach with Itéral Management in Lausanne, he specialises in project and change management. He is certified in Project Management from PMI®.  He is consulting and giving seminars to organizations such as Nestlé, Merck, ICRC (International Committee of the Red Cross), IOC (International Olympic Committee), Swiss national, cantonal and city administrations, small and medium enterprises. He assists private and public organizations in developing a project management culture.

He has been teaching at EPFL and at International University in Geneva since 2006. He is lecturing on Project Management for the Management of Technology (MOT) program at EPFL. He is giving a course on Operations and Project Management for the MBA students at International University in Geneva.