White Ribbon Alliance

Valerie Gürtler-Doyle

Valerie Gürtler-Doyle

Dr. Valerie Guertler-Doyle is recognized as a change agent who dislikes the status quo and has been instrumental in creating business value by leveraging her collaborative and innovative mindset.

As founder of Diversity in Business, Valerie helps businesses and other organizations to understand and leverage the power of diversity to achieve impact. She is also a lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Basel on cross cultural management and leadership and an inspirational speaker.

Valerie is President of the Irish Business Network in Switzerland, which connects Irish and Swiss business. She is a founding member of the European Healthcare Business Association, a member of Advisory Board in Europe and a former board member of UN Women Switzerland.

Valerie received her PhD in Biochemistry from University College Dublin and is a seasoned professional with expertise in R&D, as well as the commercial area in the corporate world.

“White Ribbon Alliance is a very powerful organization – founded by and for women. I see my role as a catalyst: seeing possibilities and empowering people to create value that has impact.”