Experts

STARTUP CAMPUS has a highly qualified network of coaches and experts with many years of start-up experience, which is continuously expanding. Take a look at interesting offers and events where our startup coaches are involved and provide young entrepreneurs with helpful tips. Sounds interesting to you? Then get in touch with us and become part of the STARTUP CAMPUS start-up expert community!

Working with talented entrepreneurs
Transfer of knowledge and experience
Inspiring startup environment
Active promotion of the Swiss start-up ecosystem

Trainings and events where our coaches are involved and which might be of interest to you

  Switzerland Innovation Park Zurich

Büro Züri Innovation­spark

Co-working space

The Switzerland Innovation Park Zurich, once Europe’s pioneering hub for civil aviation, is now the place to go for research, development and innovation. In the converted fire station, a total of 170 square meters with 16 flexible workstations are available for up to 6 start-ups, spin-offs and young companies. Everything an innovative and collaborative work community could wish for is available: a modern meeting and workshop room, generous infrastructure, a kitchen, meeting zones, storage space and free access 24/7.

  Technopark Winterthur

RUNWAY Incubator

Early-stage startup support
Accelerate your business!

In the RUNWAY Startup Incubator, we offer young entrepreneurs tailor-made coaching, excellent networking and consulting. In addition, incubatees profit from the physical coworking space and state-of-the-art infrastructure at Technopark Winterthur. Our goal: to accelerate you and your early-stage startup within a few months and make you ready to take off.

24.05.2022  Kraftwerk

Ecosystem Connect Event

Meet the Swiss startup ecosystem

Dieser Abend-Event findet im Rahmen des Innosuisse Start-up Trainings “Business Concept” statt. Es werden bis zu 30 spannende neue Startup-Ideen in einer Posterausstellung präsentiert. Kursteilnehmende haben die einmalige Möglichkeit, sich mit mehreren Vertretern des Schweizer Startup Ökosystems, u.a. Investoren, über ihre Ideen auszutauschen und wertvolle Kontakte für eventuelle zukünftige Kollaborationen zu knüpfen.

Our coaches

Svetlana Baurens
Founder & Managing Director

Svetlana Baurens

Founder & Managing Director

Michael Noorlander
Consultant, former Start-Up Founder

Michael Noorlander

Consultant, former Start-Up Founder

Jan Fülscher
Entrepreneur, CEO, Mentor, Coach, Board Member

Jan Fülscher

Entrepreneur, CEO, Mentor, Coach, Board Member

Olivier Küng
Business Angel

Olivier Küng

Business Angel

Melanie Kovacs
Entrepreneur & Business Coach

Melanie Kovacs

Entrepreneur & Business Coach

Dr. Adrian W. Müller
Lecturer/ Coach

Dr. Adrian W. Müller

Prof. Dr. Adrian W. Müller is head of the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the ZHAW School of Management and Law. He teaches strategic foresight, innovation management and entrepreneurship and is the owner of noocleus AG.

Founding experience

Noocleus AG, Founder & Owner
Müller Corporate Clothing, Co-Founder/Owner
Von Rickenbach Solid Wood, Co-Founder
Further start-ups accompanied in founding process, Advisory/Coaching


Experience in private economy

Since 2017
Senior Lecturer for Business Innovation at the ETH Zurich
Since 2014
Director Runway Startup Incubator at the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences
Since 2013
Head of Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur
Since 2013
Start-Up Trainer & Member of the Advisory Board at Startup Campus (www.startup-campus.ch)
2011-2013
Senior Lecturer/ Project Leader for Foresight & Innovation, Entrepreneurship at the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences
2009-2011
Lecturer for Strategic Management at the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences
Since 2008
Founder of noocleus AG
2007-2011
Lecturer for Strategic Innovation , Design Department at the Zurich University of the Arts
2006-2010
Lecturer for Scientific Work Methods at the University of Zurich
2004-2006
Co-Founder at the Mueller Corporate Clothing
2002-2004
Managment Consultant at the PIT AG, Baar
2002
PIT Management Consulting, Zurich, Consultant for Strategy and Organization
2000
IMG Information Management Group, St.Gallen, Business Researcher


Berufserfahrung Academia

2012-2013
CAS Didactics for Higher Education at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences
2007
Zurich University of the Arts, Department Design, Lecturer for Strategic Innovation & Design, Founder & Manager Masterprogram Trends
2004-2008
Dr. oec, HSG, Chair for Strategic Management, Institute of Management at the University of St.Gallen
1996-2002
Lic. oec. HSG, Finance and Accounting at the University of St.Gallen

Luzia Schuler
Coach & Managing Director Impact Hub Zurich

Luzia Schuler

Coach & Managing Director Impact Hub Zurich

Julia Molitor
Patent attorney

Julia Molitor

Patent attorney

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