Christian Pierce, M.SC.
Originally from the United States, Christian Pierce is a Project Manager at the CCDI while simultaneously pursuing a PhD in Organization Studies and Cultural Theory at the University of St. Gallen. His research focus is antiracism in multinational corporations from a human rights perspective. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a degree in Economics and holds a MSc in Business from the COPPEAD Graduate School of Business at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, with a qualitative thesis focused on cultural diversity. He has advised multiple organizations on D&I, specializing on racial and ethnic equity, in the US, Latin America, and Europe. Prior to his civilian career Christian was a Captain in the US Army, which included two deployments working with foreign militaries in the Middle East.