André S. Hoffmann is a Swiss businessperson who founded Hoffmann Global Institute For Business & Society and Massellaz SA and who has been the head of 13 different companies. Currently, he occupies the position of Chairman at Fondation Pro Valat, Chairman of Fondation Internationale du Banc d'Arguin, Treasurer & Director at Fondation Auxiliaire du Conservatoire botanique de la Ville de and Secretary of Fondation Jan Michalski Pour L'écriture Et La Littérature.
He is also Chairman of Givaudan Foundation, President of Fondation Tour du Valat, President at Fondation Hoffmann, President at Fondation MAVA, President at Fondation pour l’art musical, lyrique et chorégraphique, Member-Benefactors Court at the University of Oxford, Member of The Royal Institute of International Affairs, Trustee & Vice President at WWF International, Member of The Club of Rome and International Council Member at Tate Gallery Foundation, Inc. and on the board of 16 other companies.
Mr. Hoffmann previously held the position of Chairman for Nemadi Advisors Ltd., Chairman & Owner at Massellaz SA, Chairman for Living Planet Fund Management Co., Chairman-Supervisory Board for The Capitals Coalition, Head-Administration at Station Biologique de la Tour du Valat, Member of International Sustainability Innovation Council, Manager-European Mergers & Acquisitions at HSBC Investment Bank Plc, Special Project Manager-Food Division at Nestlé UK Ltd., Manager-European Mergers & Acquisitions at James Capel & Co. Ltd., Co-Chairman at Institute for Strategic Dialogue and President for W.A. de Vigier Stiftung.
He received an undergraduate degree from the University of St. Gallen and an MBA from INSEAD.