Switzerland

Henri Édouard Naville

Henri Édouard Naville
Henri Édouard Naville (14 June 1844 - 17 October 1926) was a Swiss Egyptologist and Biblical Scholar. Born in Geneva, he studied at the University of Geneva, King's College, London, the Universities of Bonn, Paris, and Berlin. He was a student of Karl Richard Lepsius and later his literary executor.

Peter Comba

Peter Comba
Peter Comba is a chemist and number theorist working on the confluence of number theory, molecular geometry and inorganic chemistry.

Alain de Botton

Alain de Botton
Alain de Botton was born in Zurich, Switzerland in 1969 and now lives in London. He is a writer of essayistic books that have been described as a ‘philosophy of everyday life.’ He’s written on love, travel, architecture and literature. His books have been bestsellers in 30 countries. Alain also started and helps to run a school in London called The School of Life, dedicated to a new vision of education. Alain’s latest book, published in September 2019, is a collection of essays written for The School of Life, titled The School of Life: An Emotional Education. Alain started writing at a young age. His first book, Essays in Love [titled On Love in the US], was published when he was twenty-three.