After her studies in International Affairs and Governance (MIA) at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) with various stays abroad (Ecuador, Belgium, Germany and India), Selina Haeny specialized in the field of International Cooperation, with a focus on private sector development and successfully passed the Concours for International Cooperation of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). She has also spent several years abroad (India and Uganda) working with different actors, from foundations, NGOs, private sector and public funders.
Publicom specializes in consulting and research in the fields of media and corporate communications. The company was founded in 1986 by media scientist René Grossenbacher. The main areas of work include strategic and conceptual consulting and research for media products, editorial quality management, reputation analyses for public-relevant companies, and media policy analyses.