WHO WE ARE
Meet our Committee
The XPATRIA founding team represents experts in their respective fields with international backgrounds, drawn from both the public and private sectors. Their expertise and guidance aides us to continue our work to actively create partnerships with existing NGOs across the globe and increase charitable giving.
The team serves as volunteers because they believe in the XPATRIA mission and purpose.
Nathalie is an engineer and entrepreneur, she has an international career spanning various industries from corporate Energy to Deep Tech. She holds an MBA from Chicago Booth. She’s Lebanese born, Australian raised, and now living in Switzerland. She brings drive and vision to the team as well as insight into the Australian diaspora.
Nadine has over 15 years of banking operational experience and holds an MBA from Boston University. She is an advocate for humanitarian causes and is active in the Geneva fundraising scene for various NGO’s. She was born in Lebanon and grew up in the US and the Middle East, and now lives in Geneva. She brings her fundraising know-how and humanitarian network to the team.
Michele successfully grew multiple companies in North America and the Middle East, before joining Blue Tree Advisors in 2020. Her work took her to China where she led operations over 12 years. She started her career in Montreal Canada, and is currently residing in Switzerland.
Michael is a social entrepreneur who founded Donaco, a tech startup, that helps charities connect with supporters more efficiently online. He brings a strong understanding of the marketing needs across a charity and how to best engage supporters digitally. He holds a Masters in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management from Imperial College London.
Rabih is a seasoned finance executive with extensive international corporate banking experience. He brings his knowledge of financial advisory and networking skills to the team. He grew up in Lebanon and lived in several countries before settling in Geneva where he now works and lives with his family. Rabih holds a Masters Degree in Business from HEC School of Management in Paris.