Owen Frazer joined Helvetas as a Senior Advisor Conflict Transformation in 2021. He began his career in development cooperation in 2002. He subsequently worked for several years as a delegate of the International Committee of the Red Cross before moving into the field of international mediation support, assisting Swiss government efforts to transform social and political conflicts. A certified mediator, with an MA in conflict resolution, he is an experienced trainer and facilitator, and author of several publications on conflict transformation. He also works as a negotiation and mediation advisor for the Berghof Foundation.