The SSF Secretariat is responsible for the management of all activities of the organisation. These include but are not limited to organising and preparing the regular board meetings, running the different work streams, liaising with members, maintaining the website, actively communicating with the media and the public, representing SSF in different stakeholder processes and organising an annual event. Wherever possible, resources are drawn from different Swiss cities to maintain local knowledge and communications and truly represents the interests of all Swiss members. The current SSF team consists of:
Sabine Döbeli, CEO
Sabine Döbeli has worked in the field of sustainable finance for 25 years in different roles. At SSF she is responsible for the management of the organisation, for the communication activities as well as for the steering of the different workstreams.more
Jean Laville, Deputy CEO, Geneva
Jean Laville has been active in the financial sector for 25 years, including 15 in the field of Responsible Investment. At SSF he is responsible for liaising with members in the Romandie and communication in this area. Furthermore, he drives the workstream on capacity building and education.more
Kelly Hess, Director Projects
Kelly Hess began her career in the financial sector in 2010. At SSF, she is responsible for developing communication tools, setting up member services, carrying out research, implementing different work streams and liaising with members and stakeholders.more
Alberto Stival, Representative Ticino and Director Educational Development
Alberto Stival has been active in the financial sector for more than 20 years. At SSF he is responsible for the development of the educational offering on sustainable finance, as well as liaising with the members in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland.more
Anja Bodenmann, Project Manager
Anja Bodenmann has been working for SSF since 2018 and supports the team in various projects ranging from political dialogue to market studies. She is further responsible for social media communication, newsletters, website management and other member services.
Anja graduated with a BA from the University of Geneva and an MA in International Affairs and Governance from the University of St. Gallen. She also holds a CFA Certificate in ESG Investing. Before joining SSF, Anja worked for the Swiss Commission for Technology and Innovation.
Marietta Caprez, Office Support
Marietta Caprez has long years of experience in business administration, event management, and human resources administration. At SSF, Marietta is responsible for office support, event organization and coordination, supporting the accountant and liaising with members and other stakeholders.
Veronica Baker, Trainee
Veronica holds a BSc in Biology from the University of Sussex in Brighton, England. She graduated at the end of 2019 with an MSc in Climate Change, Sustainable Development and Policy from the Institute of Developmental Studies at the University of Sussex. Prior to SSF, Veronica was interning within the field of sustainable finance in Zürich.