SIM Alumni

Andrina Beuggert

Social Lead at PowerCoders - the Coding Academy for Refugees, Co-Founder Just Innovate

Andrina is the Co-Founder of Just Innovate, a Geneva-based organization that organizes educational workshops and programs to tackle some of today's challenges. Born in Northern Switzerland, she studied in Lucerne (Switzerland), Gaborone (Botswana) and at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva, Switzerland). Her work experience includes the Innovation Initiative of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), swissnex India in Bangalore, the German Institute of Global and Area Studies, and the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy (both in Hamburg, Germany). Andrina is passionate about cross-cultural exchange, education and broad collaboration. She is keen to explore the potential of local actors working together with the private sector, academia and international organizations for solutions on social issues. In her free time, Andrina enjoys team sports and running, discovering arts and culture, and writing.