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Etienne Eichenberger

Opinion 1 Etienne Eichenberger and Peter Vogel 17 April 2021

Impactful giving demands engaged families

How engaged is your family with your foundation? Are they passionate about giving or do they see it as something distant or inherited, like antique furniture? Let’s take it a step further. How aligned is …

Analysis Etienne Eichenberger 29 November 2016

The new generation of Swiss philanthropy

When she was 23, Anna’s* parents proposed to her and her three brothers aged 16, 18 and 21 that they engage in the family’s philanthropic activities. They were given a four-year budget and complete freedom …