After working for over 18 years with the International Committee of the Red Cross as a field-based Delegate in different armed conflicts, and as the main Spokesperson and Head of Public Communication, Antonella Notari Vischer entered the microfinance sector as Director of Corporate Communication at BlueOrchard in Geneva from early 2008 until November 2009. As of January 2010, she is heading The Womanity Foundation. Antonella is a member of "Giving Women’s" Executive Committee, a platform for and on women in philanthropy. She also sits on the Board of Directors of "Geneve roule", an organization promoting the use of bicycles and employing asylum seekers and long-term unemployed persons. She holds a MSc in Media and Communication from the London School of Economics and a licence ès letters from the University of Geneva.