Ms. Marylaure Crettaz has more than 18 years of international cooperation experience. In 2003, she joined the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and has since then consolidated her experience in natural resources management, rural development, agriculture and food security, climate change, energy and economic development. Since August 2017, she is the Counsellor and Head of Swiss Cooperation Office India in the Embassy of Switzerland.
She has supported knowledge sharing and policy processes in these different fields at national and regional levels (Andes, West Africa, Central America and the Caribbean), as well as in global dynamics, within SDC’s Global Programme Food Security and Climate Change & Environment. Marylaure has Masters in Geology and Earth Sciences from University of Lausanne and University of Bern.