Rupal is a certified PR consultant from the Swiss PR Institute. Her background is in Marketing, HR consulting and she has over 15 years of experience in Employee Communication. Prior to establishing her own consulting firm, she served as Senior Employee Communications Manager with a global Insurance company, and worked for over 10 years at Hewlett-Packard as Senior Employee Communications Manager for business heads of the EMEA region. She worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers as well as 5 years in the banking industry. She is bilingual English / Swiss German and lives in Zurich, Switzerland.
Christine Köchli holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication (Public Relations) from La Salle University, Philadelphia, USA. She has 18 years of experience in corporate and employee communication gained at international companies in the financial services industry. Until the end of June 2017, she was Associate Partner at Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company for four years. Prior, she served as Global Finance Communication Manager at Zurich Insurance Group and was Head of Employee Communications with additional responsibilities for marketing and financial communications at Converium/SCOR Switzerland. Previously, she led the internal communications activities of Swiss Re’s Asia Division, based in Zurich. Christine Köchli is a Swiss citizen, bilingual (English/German) and speaks French and Spanish.