CEO & CONSUL GENERAL
Jonas Brunschwig is the CEO of Swissnex in India and Consul General of Switzerland, where he connects Switzerland’s education, research, and innovation ecosystem to India with the aim to foster activities that pursue inclusive prosperity, urgent progress, and a vibrant exchange. Prior to joining the team in India, he led Swissnex in Boston’s academic portfolio for six years. He is a graduate of MIT where he studied innovation ecology, with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa. He also held positions at MIT in fundraising, at the Boston Global Forum in international affairs, and at Uncharted Play (now Uncharted Power) in social entrepreneurship. Before moving to India, he has lived in Switzerland, Egypt, Argentina, and the United States.