Jean-Benoit is since 2016 the director of operations of the Farm  Strong Foundation. Before that he founded and was the executive director of WaterLex, a Geneva-based development organization specialized in legal services to improve water governance worldwide. He is also board president of the International Catholic Center of Geneva (ICCG). Previously, he worked for several international development and humanitarian organizations. His areas of expertise include the human right to water, business & human rights, governance assessments in the water sector. These missions led him to Haiti, Liberia, Benin, Bangladesh & Indonesia. Jean-Benoit holds a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) with a specialization in International Human Rights Law from the University of Essex (United Kingdom) and a Masters in Theological Studies from the University of Fribourg (Switzerland).