David Hermann

David cumulated 20 years of experience in various types of negotiations, influencing decision-makers and leading multidisciplinary teams in times of crisis.

David is currently working as Head of Operations for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Yangon, Myanmar. Before Myanmar, David has been working in several other countries mainly affected by armed conflict and other situations of violence in Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.

In his function, and all along his career for the ICRC, David's job has been about dialogue and negotiations with parties to the conflict as well as crisis management. David has a long experience in negotiating in stressful situations, notably when lives matter.

He holds a master's degree in political science from the University of Geneva (Switzerland) as well as a leadership certificate from the IMD Business School (Lausanne, Switzerland).