Director

Sylvia_full color2Sylvia enjoys looking at the strategic context: helping leadership teams and individuals address the right questions that result in a clear and actionable positioning – a positioning that builds confidence.

Drawing on her experience working with large international companies, she guides leaders and their teams systematically through the strategy implementation lifecycle, creating effective communications that raise enthusiasm and contributions along the way.

Before jallé
Sylvia brings a decade of experience in financial services through The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS, London and Zurich) and KPMG (London).

Before joining jallé in 2014, she worked as a Corporate Senior Relationship Manager for RBS in Zurich, where she was responsible for global relationships with SMI-listed corporations, large- and mid-cap companies headquartered in Switzerland.

Her previous role with RBS was as a Senior Credit Analyst (London), which also took her on short secondments to Frankfurt and Paris.

Sylvia started her career with KPMG in Financial Services Audit.

Additional involvement
Sylvia currently serves as the Membership Director for Swiss Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC).

Previously, she served on the Executive Committee of the Professional Women’s Group (PWG) of Zurich from 2011 to 2013 as Vice President and Interest Group Leader.

Education
A qualified Chartered Accountant, Sylvia also holds a master’s degree in Management from the University of Bath (UK) and a master’s degree in Natural Sciences (biological) from The University of Cambridge (UK).

A German national, she grew up in Brussels where she completed the European Baccalaureate, thereafter spending almost a decade in the UK before moving to Zurich in 2009. She is fluent in German, English (both native) and French.

You can find more detailed information about Sylvia on LinkedIn.