Rachel Ougier Simonin
Name: Rachel Ougier Simonin
Birthplace: Albertville, France
Current Residence: Basel, Switzerland
Field of Work: Healthcare, Technology
Rachel Ougier Simonin is a passionate and multifaceted professional in the field of healthcare. Born and raised in the picturesque town of Albertville, France, Rachel now resides in Basel, Switzerland, where she combines her passion for technology and business to make an impact in her field.
As a board member and project-based professional, Rachel plays a crucial role in scaling up organizations and ensuring efficiency while avoiding burnout during periods of success. In addition to her board responsibilities, Rachel thrives in interim management roles, particularly in digital business transformation and designing operating models that optimize performance and drive growth.
Rachel has embraced modern project management techniques, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital and Agile work methods to enhance her skills and knowledge. She also trained herself to utilize various digital tools such as WIX for website development and Puctory for video creation.
Driven by a desire to contribute to the world of technology, Rachel mentors and supports entrepreneurs, sharing her experience and expertise. She firmly believes in the power of women in STEM and encourages young women to follow their hearts, believe in themselves, and never give up. She knows that success or failure is a learning experience that will ultimately lead to new opportunities.
Rachel’s journey has not been without challenges. Starting her own company and finding the first customers who believed in her vision, required determination and perseverance. However, she remained steadfast and resilient, always striving to make a difference.
Outside of her professional pursuits, Rachel finds joy in various hobbies. Painting, running, and reading are sources of relaxation for her.
She actively engages with the Women in Tech Switzerland community on LinkedIn, staying connected with like-minded professionals and staying informed about the latest developments in the field.
Rachel Ougier Simonin draws inspiration from her role model, Oprah Winfrey, and continues to make her mark in the technology industry. Through her unwavering dedication, mentorship, and support for entrepreneurs, Rachel is driving positive change and leaving a lasting impact on the world of technology and beyond.
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