Xavier then joined the Geneva office of a British Public Affairs group, where he managed mandates across various sectors including telecommunications, multinationals, cleantech and international organisations. He led consulting missions in Girona, Paris, Cannes, Vaduz and Moscow.
Xavier speaks French, German and English. An elected Board member of the Union of Chambers of Commerce Switzerland-Russia & CIS, he is also an active member of the Chambers of Commerce Switzerland-France and Switzerland-China.
Within the firm, he is in charge of national mandates in the health and transportation sectors, foreign corporations as well as governmental and parapublic companies. He joined the Swiss Society of Public Affairs, in Bern.
Vice-President of the Friends of the Geneva Chamber Orchestra, Board member of the Carl Lutz Foundation (Budapest), Xavier Cornut is also admitted to the Diplomatic Club of Geneva and serves on the Advisory Board of the United Nations Orchestra.