Albin has broad international experience in both private and the non-profit sectors. He previously worked for the CGIAR System Organization/System Management Office as the chief finance officer (CFO) / head of finance between 2015 and May 2018. Prior to that, he worked for Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT) as deputy director general, Corporate services where he was responsible for a team of over 220 staff, including finance, treasury, grants management and administration, of a USD110 million research operation with over 800 employees. Hübscher also worked for Syngenta and its predecessor companies Novartis and Ciba (1975-2007) in various capacities and countries. He began his international career in 1978 in Nairobi with Ciba before joining CIAT in 2007 where he was responsible for seed business development in Asia.