Mona was born and raised in the South of Germany. The family has Swiss roots and Mona lives since 2006 in Switzerland. She studied pharmaceutics, spent one semester in Ghana and half of her practical year in England, working in a hospital. After her studies she worked in a pharmacy and at Novartis in Quality Assurance Compliance.
Unfortunately she had an accident and is disabled through that. She now is doing different volunteer work in the areas sustainability, patient engagement and Diversity & Inclusion. At the moment she is working on a Diversity & Inclusion guideline for Impact Hub Basel. Due to her situation she brings in a different perspective on things.
In her free time she loves to be in nature, for example you can find her regularly in the Meriangärten.