February 10–12 2016 – Geneva, Switzerland

Séverine Burnet

Volunteer at Graduate Women International
Consultant in Healthcare, Angel Investor

Séverine Burnet has a multidisciplinary scientific profile and a strong interest for innovation. She graduated in Physics from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale in Lausanne. She coordinated projects for an IT company for two years and managed projects in the field of medical research at Lausanne’s University Hospital for several years. She currently works as a consultant in the field of e-Health.

She is also advocating for women’s education through her volunteer activity at Graduate Women International, where she is involved in fundraising activities. In the framework of this activity, she successfully submitted a project to a platform of crowdfunding and evaluated the power of this source of funding.

In 2014, she graduated from HEC Lausanne (Executive Master of Business Administration, healthcare focus) with an Entrepreneurship project for a start-up company developing medical devices at EPFL.

Highly attracted by the start-ups’ environment and willing to help entrepreneurs with innovative ideas to raise funds to develop their activity, she recently became an active member of Go Beyond Investing.