Gaetan Vannay

Co-Founder and COO, Securaxis

Gaetan Vannay is the co-founder of Securaxis, a Swiss startup developing safety & security solutions by leveraging new technologies, with a focus on Acoustic & Artificial Intelligence to add the missing component to smart cities: the hearing, by monitoring sounds.
Gaetan Vannay is also a Human Security advisor, working for various governments and international organizations.

Prior to co-founding Securaxis, he was a fellow at the Geneva Center for Security Policy (GCSP) and for nearly 20 years a war journalist & reporter covering conflicts worldwide for various Swiss and International media such as the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation (RTS), Al Jazeera, Radio France, among others.

Gaetan Vannay holds a Certificate of International law from the University of Geneva, a Certificate of Russian language from Yekaterinburg Technical Institute, a Certificate of Journalism from Neuchâtel University, and a certificate of conflict resolutions from the International Center for parliamentary studies in London.