Cedric Clerc joined the ICRC in 1999 and worked as a health delegate before accepting a position as a health coordinator in war-torn countries where he managed health programmes and teams for International Assignments.
His professional career outside of the ICRC includes working in emergency settings such as paediatric, ambulance services, also as an HR Manager, and international repatriation with International SOS where he practised high-level emergency medicine, after receiving his nursing specialization in anaesthesia.
He is currently working at the Geneva ICRC Headquarters as an HR marketing and sourcing delegate/talent manager and promotes humanitarian activities targeted to medical professionals. He attends job fairs, participates in recruitment activities and represents the organization with educational and professional organizations.
He carried out missions in Rwanda, Eritrea, Guinea Conakry, Somalia, Iraq, Soudan, Lebanon and Israel/OT for over 12 years.