Biography and Trainings

 

Biography

  • Born (1977) and raised in Montreal, Canada in an international family. Grew up with English, French and Hebrew
  • 2001 - Completed a B.A in Electrical Engineering from McGill University. Learnt to design computer chips but not how to install a light switch in my home
  • 2001 - 2005 - Worked in Canada and the US in software development and technical sales positions
  • 2005 - Travels in South America and Asia - learnt Spanish, met my future wife in the Nepalese Himalayas
  • 2006 - Completed MBA (Masters of Business Administration) degree from INSEAD in Singapore and France - and entered the world of people management
  • 2007-2009 - Worked as an international trainer, based in Paris and conducting trainings all over the world - learned about intercultural relating while amassing absurd amounts of air miles
  • 2009 - 2015 - Moved to Switzerland. Worked in various management positions for 2 different international technology companies, based in Aargau and Tessin. Part of the management team, responsible for R&D and Product Management. Learnt German and Italian and a thing or two about the art of managing people
  • 2016 - Joined the community Gemeinschaft Schloss Glarisegg on the lake of Constance - and discovered a whole new way of living together with people
  • 2016 - today - left the corporate world behind and started to reeducate myself in order to follow my real calling - working with people, on questions that really matter to them. Founded independant practice, coaching and leading workshops

 

Professional trainings

 

Other trainings, seminars, workshops (alphabetical order)

  • Ananda Wave tantric massage course
  • Art of Being with Alan Lowen (personal development training, over 2 years)
  • Assistant at various Alan Lowen tantra themed workshops
  • Communication, Feedback and decision making in community - various workshops (Clinton Callahan - Possibility Management, Francois Weismann, others)
  • Tantric dearmoring (Andrew Barnes)
  • Free dance workshops and events (5 rhythms, trance dance, others)
  • Making Love retreat with Diana & Michael Richardson
  • Non-violent Communication (Marshall Rosenberg) introductory course
  • Plum Village Thich Nhat Hanh (France) - Mindfulness seminar
  • Tantralife Workshop (Greece)
  • 10 day Vipassana meditation retreat, regular meditation practice
  • Transparent communication seminar (Israel) with Thomas Hübl
  • Yoga and Tai-chi workshops (various in Switzerland and India)
  • ZEGG Liebesschule/Love School