Marion Avila has been working as an Executive Assistant and Senior Office Manager for Ecologic Institute since January 2003. She is responsible for the administrative support to the Director and coordination of his appointments. She also organises the travel arrangements for the institute’s entire staff. As Senior Office Manager of the Organization Team, Marion Avila coordinates the daily office routines and lends administrative and project related support to Ecologic Institute’s researchers. She is a native English and German speaker.
Prior to her employment at Ecologic Institute, Marion Avila worked as an Accountant, Office Manager and Executive Assistant. Before that, she was employed with the US Occupational Forces in Berlin for 10 years as a Real Estate and Property Clerk. Marion Avila started her career in 1977 as a Bilingual Secretary, followed by a position as a Translator and finally as a Management Assistant in Düsseldorf.
Marion Avila is a trained Foreign Language Correspondent and has lived in Switzerland, the Philippines and the United States.