Julien Babin studied Science and Techniques of Physical and Sporting Activities (STAPS) at the University of Clermont-Ferrand in France and was awarded a degree in 2005. He worked at Le Rosey International School for three years before taking up the position of Sports Director at La Côte International School. He teaches at both primary and secondary level and is also the coach of the unihockey, skiing and badminton clubs. Julien Babin is a qualified ski instructor with the Swiss Ski School (ESS) and a football coach (Swiss Football Association). Julien's mother tongue is French, however he also speaks English and German. He enjoys learning about other cultures and in his spare time he skis and plays tennis, football and golf.