Dhun Davar has nearly a decade of experience in international development, which she uses to find innovative ways to make a difference to children’s lives through the UBS Optimus Foundation. Dhun joined the Foundation from the Hand in Hand Switzerland Association, where she was Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this, she was Chief Executive Officer at Apnalaya, a non-profit organization working on integrated community development in the Mumbai slums.
Dhun has also worked with GiveIndia, Guidestar India, the Monze Mission Hospital, and VSO Zambia. She holds a degree in Economics from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, India, and a master’s in Development Studies from the London School of Economics, England.