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  • 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

  • Matthias Ehrat
    Managing director/ Coach

    Matthias Ehrat

    He has twelve years of experience in the area of large scale packaging equipment development and manufacturing. Since 2009 he is President of VELTRU AG.

    Founding experience

    Supporting young enterprises in area of intellectual property management including application and enforcement


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2009
    President of Veltru AG
    2004-2008
    Multivac GmbH & Co. KG as Director of Global Sales
    2004
    Lucatron Jp. Co. Ltd. as a.i. Managing Director
    1998-2003
    SIG Pack Systems AG as Business Unit Manager Robotics


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    Research in the area of intellectual property management and development of technological networks and competitive interaction

  • Dr. Matthias Filser
    Head, Center for Entrepreneurship

    Dr. Matthias Filser

    Head, Center for Entrepreneurship

    Work experience 12 Years

    Startup experience >10 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2019 - Today
    Head, Center for Entrepreneurship, ZHAW School of Management and Law
    2019 - Today
    Expert Coach at Runway Startup Incubator
    2019 - Today
    Jury Expert at Startup Campus Consortium
    2019 - Today
    Advisor & Jury Expert for EdTech and Learning at Kickstart Innovation
    2017 - Today
    Co-Founder of Panacea Ventures GmbH, Germany
    2007 - 2009
    Project Manager, Hagen Management GmbH, Austria


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2014, 2016
    European Entrepreneurship Colloquium, Vlerick Business School and Harvard Business School
    2010 - 2013
    PhD Entrepreneurship, University of Liechtenstein
    2008 - 2010
    M. Sc. Entrepreneurship, University of Liechtenstein

  • Ramona Lieser
    Assistant Trainer

    Ramona Lieser

    Assistant Trainer

  • Eva Bossow
    Managing Director & Coach

    Eva Bossow

    Managing Director & Coach

  • Bea Knecht
    Trainer & Entrepreneur

    Bea Knecht

    Trainer & Entrepreneur

  • Nicolas Gehrig
    Founder/ Coach

    Nicolas Gehrig

    CEO DeinAdieu.ch

    Work experience 7 Years

    Startup experience 6 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2015 - Today
    Founder and CEO at EMNA Web GmbH
    2016 - Today
    Coach at Runway Startup Incubator
    2015
    Consultant at Best Time RV, USA
    2013 - 2015
    Coach at Startups.ch AG
    2012
    Consultant for Ziel Consulting AG
    2009 - 2012
    Business Consultant for Itsystems AG


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2006 - 2009
    M. A. Business Innovation, University of St.Gallen
    2006 - 2008
    Diploma in Business Education, University of St. Gallen
    2001- 2005
    B. Sc. International Affairs and Governance, University of St. Gallen

  • Karen Rauschenbach
    Founder & CEO

    Karen Rauschenbach

    Founder & CEO

  • Egle Thomas
    Coach/ Trainer/ Investor

    Egle Thomas

    Board Member, Advisor, Consultant, Innosuisse Coach/ Trainer, Investor

    Work experience 8 Years

    Startup experience 5 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2019 - Today
    Managing Director of ImmProfile AG
    2016 - Today
    Co-Founder and Board Member of My Community Classroom, USA
    2017 - 2018
    Head of Business Development and Partnerships at BioVersys AG, Basel
    2012 - 2014
    Vice President, North America Strategy, at Green Biologics Inc, USA
    2010 - 2012
    Director of Business Development at Institute for Advanced Learning and Research, USA
    2009 - 2010
    Director of Business Development at Biofuels Center of North Carolina, USA


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2006 - 2008
    MBA, Focus on Strategy and Finance, Warwick Business School UK
    1998 - 2002
    Ph.D. Biological Biochemistry, University of Brimingham UK
    1995 - 1997
    B.Sc. North Central College, USA

  • Rolf Corrodi
    Lawyer/ Consultant/ Coach

    Rolf Corrodi

    He is the owner of office Corrodi GmbH and partner at Videobooks Interactive Ltd.  as well as a senior consultant at DOCMINE.

    Work experience 19 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Founding experience

    Founder of Büro Corrodi GmbH


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2017
    Senior Consultant at DOCMINE Productions
    Since 2017
    Partner at Videobooks Interactive Ltd.
    Since 2014
    Owner of Corrodi GmbH
    2004-2014
    Burkard & Partner Werbeagentur AG
    2004-2014
    Senior Consultant (different communication agencies)
    2003
    Glamour engineering
    2002
    Isler & Pedrazzini
    1999-2002
    Lawyer at Isler & Pedrazzini AG as well as Hug Interlizenz AG


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2004-2006
    ZHAW, Executive Master in Arts Management, postgraduate studies
    2000-2003
    PhD from the University of Zurich UZH in Law
    1991-1997
    License at the University of Zurich UZH and at the University of Lucerne

  • Christoph Birkholz
    Co-Founder Impact Hub Zurich, Entrepreneur

    Christoph Birkholz

    Co-Founder Impact Hub Zurich, Entrepreneur

  • Martin Frey
    Partner at Baker McKenzie Zurich

    Martin Frey

    Partner at Baker McKenzie Zurich

  • Regula Buob
    CEO, Consultant and Trainer

    Regula Buob

    CEO, Consultant and Trainer

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

    Jan Fülscher

    Entrepreneur, CEO, Mentor, Coach, Board Member

  • Aradhna Sethi
    Founder & President of Namaste Switzerland

    Aradhna Sethi

    Founder & President of Namaste Switzerland

  • Adrian Hilti
    Co-Founder, CTO

    Adrian Hilti

    Co-Founder, CTO

  • Dr. Matthias Hölling
    Account Manager/ Coach

    Dr. Matthias Hölling

    Currently works at  Team Lead Foundation Affairs at Foundation TECHNOPARK® Zurich.

    Work experience 17 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Experience in private economy

    Seit 2014
    Team Lead Foundation Affairs at Foundation TECHNOPARK® Zurich
    2005-2014
    Technology Manager – Spin-Offs at ETH Transfer
    2001-2004
    Account Manager / Project Manager at Unic Internet Solutions


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2007
    MTE program at the IMD Business School, Lausanne
    1996-2001
    PhD of ETH Zurich
    1994-1995
    University of southampton, electrical engeneering, Tripartite Scheme
    1993-1994
    Tripartite M.E. program in Electrical Engineering at the University of Karlsruhe, University of Southampton and the ESIEE, Paris
    1990-1995
    Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) Dipl. -Ing., Electical Engineering, Tripartite Scheme

  • Isabelle Siegrist
    Founder & CEO

    Isabelle Siegrist

    Founder & CEO

  • Lorenz Ineichen
    Head Startup Support Startfeld

    Lorenz Ineichen

    Head Startup Support Startfeld

  • Beata Gruschka

  • Myke Näf
    Trainer

    Myke Näf

    Trainer

  • Jacques Hefti
    Co-Director STARTUP CAMPUS/ Founder/ Trainer

    Jacques Hefti

    Jacques is currently lecturer and project manager at the Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at the ZHAW, Zurich University of Applied Science. He is Co-Director of STARTUP CAMPUS.

    Work experience 23 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Founding experience

    Founder of several start-ups


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2017
    Chairman of the Board at Fiorino AG
    2015-2017
    Board Member of Fiorino AG
    Since 2015
    Chairman of the Board of Fiorino Management AG
    Since 2013
    Co-Director STARTUP CAMPUS
    2010
    Associate Partner Innovative Management Partner (IMP)
    Since 2010
    Senior Lecturer of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the ZHAW, School of Managment and Law
    2010-2014
    Senior Lecturer of Strategic Managemnt at the ZHAW, School of Managment and Law
    2009-2012
    Founder, Interim manager, Consultant in the Industries: Furniture, Interior Design, Dentistry
    2007-2009
    Head of Marketing & Sales, Rhätische Bahn AG
    2003-2007
    Managing Director, BSS Downia AG
    Hunter Centre, University of Strathclyde, PhD Researcher
    2002-2003
    Local Couselor, the Strathclyde MBA, Zurich
    2001-2003
    Country Manager, Vizona AG
    1995-2001
    Deputy Managing Director, DOC AG


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2000-2002
    University of Strathclyde, Master in Business Administration
    University of St.Gallen, Studies in Business Administration

  • Karin A. Stephan
    Coach & Managing Director Impact Hub Zurich

    Karin A. Stephan

    Coach & Managing Director Impact Hub Zurich

  • Chris Pallaris
    Consultant/ Director/ Coach

    Chris Pallaris

    Currently he is director and consultant at the i-intelligence GmbH.

    Work experience 20 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Founding experience

    Founder & director, i-intelligence GmbH


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2012
    Associate professor for intelligence studies at Mercyhurst University
    Since 2012
    Quaestus
    Since 2011
    Lecturer for Business Intelligence at the Rochester Bern Executive MBA
    Since 2011
    Lecturer for Competitive Intelligence, ZHAW School of Management and Law
    Since 2010
    i-intelligence GmbH
    Since 2010
    The NATO School, trainer of “Intelligence and Counterterrorism”
    2008-2010
    Head of Strategy and Open Source Intelligence at the Inernational Relations and Security Network (ISN)
    2003-2010
    Executive Editor at the Inernational Relations and Security Network (ISN), ETH Zurich
    2000-2002
    Independent journalist and consultant
    1998-2000
    PricewaterhouseCoopers, London


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2008-2011
    Master of Business Administration (MBA), The Open University

  • Mariana Christen Jakob
    Founder/ Expert for Social Entrepreneurship

    Mariana Christen Jakob

    Expert for Social Entrepreneurship

    Work experience 18 Years

    Startup experience 9 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2011 - Today
    Founder and CEO of SEIF GmbH
    2013 - Today
    Trainer and Coach for Innosuisse Start-up Trainings
    2002 - 2017
    Professor and Lecturer, University of Applied Sciences Lucerne
    1997 - 2000
    Lecturer and Project Leader, Zurich University for Teacher Education


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2017
    Impact Investing Oxford, United Kingdom
    2002
    Executive Master of Business Administration, University of St. Gallen
    1991
    Master in Social and Economical Studies, University of Zurich

  • Pascal Mathis
    Trainer & Entrepreneur

    Pascal Mathis

    Trainer & Entrepreneur

  • Heiko Visarius
    MedTech expert, Business Coach, Board Member

    Heiko Visarius

    MedTech expert, Business Coach, Board Member

  • Nina Reinhart
    Coach/ Investor

    Nina Reinhart

    Early Stage Technology Investor in B2B startups born in Switzerland but with global ambitions.

    Work experience 16 Years

    Startup experience 9 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2017 - Today
    Founder and CEO of Ginger
    2016 - Today
    Co-Founder, Investor and Managing Director of Reinhart Capital
    2016 - Today
    Board Member, Investor and CEO's Coach of Procsea SA
    2014 - Today
    Advisory Board Member of CampBizSmart, USA
    2015 - Today
    Board Member and Investor of Swiss ICT Investors Club (SICTIC)
    2006 - 2015
    Management Trainer and Senior Advisor at UBS AG


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2018
    Startup Board Academy Certificate, Zürich
    1997 -1999
    MBA at Babson College, USA
    1991 - 1993
    M.Sc. in Anthropology, Université de Montréal, Canada

  • Nicolas Berg
    Entrepreneur/ Business Developer/ Coach

    Nicolas Berg

    Co-founder of 12 startups since 1984, he has over 14 years of experience in (co-)managing startups and early-stage investing.

    Founding experience

    •    Serial Entrepreneur; founder of 12 startups (e.g. Borsalino.ch)
    •    Business Angel in 20 startups since 2000 (e.g. XING)


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2018
    Advisory Board & Coach at Enolyst, Hush-Zurich and kirik.io
    Since 2017
    Head Business Development and Investor Relations at HEGIAS
    Since 2017
    Head of Business Development at xaxada
    Since 2017
    Head Business Development at Lorange Network
    Since 2016
    Starup Coach, Trainer, Author at Bergpark GmbH
    2015-2017
    Partner at buildastiq- smart workflow & data
    Since 2014
    Shareholder at I believe in you
    2013-2013
    Inerim CEO at Sharoo
    2012-2013
    Chairman & Interim CEO at Questli
    2006-2012
    Board member and investor at restorm.com
    2006-2013
    Early-stage Venture Capitalist at Redalpine Venture Partners
    2005-2015
    Trainer and Starup-Coach at venturelab.ch
    2005-2011
    Shareholder at Trigami AG (today part of Teads)
    2004-2010
    Country Manager Switzerland, Investor at XING
    2004-2006
    CEO at Neurotune AG
    2002-2006
    Business angel seeking co-investors at innovative start-ups
    2000-2007
    Shareholder, former board member at Whitestein.com
    2000-2004
    Chairman at Venturix.com
    1998-2000
    Founder, CTO, Sales & Marketing at Borsalino.ch (today Cash.ch)
    1992-1998
    Editor for the Berner Newspaper
    1988-1992
    Partner and founder of Intro (Switzerland)


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    1980-1985
    M.Sc. (BA), lic.rer.pol., Business Administration, Law at the University of Bern

  • Dr. Ben Graziano
    Coach / Head-Trainer / Lecturer

    Dr. Ben Graziano

    He is Innosuisse Special Coach for Pitching, Climate KIC Start-up Coach, co-founder and director of Everbeam (Malawi), head trainer at the Startup Campus (Innosuisse Modules 2/3/4), start-up coach for Runway Incubator, Winterthur, and lecturer at the Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, ZHAW.

    Work experience 20 Years

    Startup experience 11 Years

    Founding experience

    Founder and Director, Aurora Software Limited (2000), United Kingdom

    Founder and Director, Everbeam Limited (2013), Malawi


    Experience in private economy

    2013
    Founder & director, Everbeam Limited, Malawi
    2008-2012
    Technology Commercialisation Manager, Carbon Trust Limited, United Kingdom
    2004
    Spacecraft Engineering Manager, EADS Astrium, United Kingdom
    2000-2004
    Freelance Consultant (Clients: Accenture), United Kingdom
    1998-2000
    Freelance Software Developer, (Clients: Disney and Verizon), United Kingdom


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2014
    Research associate at the Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, ZHAW
    2002-2007
    Researcher at the Space Research Centre at the University of Cranfield in England

  • Dr. Bernhard Hostettler
    Business Developer/ Coach

    Dr. Bernhard Hostettler

    He specializes in intellectual property management (patent monitoring, IP licensing, IP portfolio control), business development, and strategic planning.
    He is an accredited Special Coach IP at Innosuisse, where he regularly conducts IP roadmaps and IP assessments for startups in the life sciences, chemistry, diagnostics and medtech sectors. In addition, he has mandates with SMEs for which he is responsible for IP management.

     

    Work experience 34 Years

    Startup experience 14 Years

    Founding experience

    He is founder, owner and manager of IPROMA GmbH.


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2014
    Managing Director IPROMA GmbH
    2013
    Technology and Licensing Manager at ETH transfer (a.i.)
    2002-2012
    Prionics AG, Head of IP, Business Development and Business Unit Manager
    1993-2002
    Givaudan SA, Head of Agrochemicals, UV Filter, Flavour & Fragrances Laboratories, later Head of Patent Department Givaudan and Competitive Techno-logy Intelligence
    1990-1993
    Ciba-Geigy AG Head of Nematicides R&D Department
    1984-1990
    Hoffmann-La Roche AG, SOCAR AG, MAAG Dielsdorf AG Laboratory Manager


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    1971-1976
    Master in Organic Chemistry
    1978-1983
    PhD thesis in Organic and Bioorganic Synthesis Chemistry with Labo-assistance for Chemistry and Pharmacy Students

  • Claudia Bolliger-Winkler
    CEO Lionstep AG

    Claudia Bolliger-Winkler

    CEO Lionstep AG

  • Anil Sethi
    Trainer/ Serial Entrepreneur

    Anil Sethi

    Author (From Science to Startup), Entrepreneur-in-Residence @ETH Zurich

    Work experience 15 Years

    Startup experience 15 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2016 - Today
    Entrepreneur in residence and lecturer at ETH Zürich
    2018 - Today
    Coach at Startup Campus, Zürich
    2018 - Today
    Chief trainer at Venture Kick, Zürich
    2015 - Today
    Co-Founder and advisor at Scrona AG, Zürich
    2019 - Today
    Co-Founder und Chairman of the board at Instaheat AG, Zürich
    2006 - 2012
    Founder, CEO and CFO at Flisom AG, Zürich


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    1998 - 2000
    MBA, London Business School, UK
    1991 - 1994
    Master-equivalent chartered accountant, India
    1989 - 1991
    Master-equivalent cost and works accountant, India
    1986 - 1989
    Bachelor in Commerce and Ecomonics, India

  • Dr. Kamran Houshang Pour
    Patent Expert/ Coach

    Dr. Kamran Houshang Pour

    His specialty is intellectual property. At present he is a patent expert and IP-trainer at the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property.

    Experience in private economy

    Since 2008
    Patent Expert and IP Trainer at Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property
    2007-2008
    Research Associate at EPFL
    2003-2004
    Trainee on management of quality at Ettcon
    2001-2002
    Product Engineer at Nortel Networks


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    1997-2000
    PhD, Physics at the EPFL Lausanne
    1989-1995
    Graduate Physicist at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main
    1984-1987
    Bachelor of Science, Physics at the University of Teheran
    1977-1984
    Este'dadhaye derakhshan High School

  • Andreia Fernandes
    Entrepreneur, Lecturer & Coach

    Andreia Fernandes

    Entrepreneur, Lecturer & Coach

    Work experience 8 Years

    Startup experience 5 Years

    Experience in private economy

    2015 - Today
    Founder of SEABRAND International GmbH
    2015 - Today
    Co-Founder of Sexy Little Bag
    2018 - Today
    Advisory Baord Member at KV Business School Zürich and Cleared to Land Project
    2016 - 2018
    General Manager of the "Institut für Prozessarbeit"
    2015 - 2017
    General Manager of Medica Mondiale Switzerland, NGO, Zürich
    2012 - 2015
    Global Product Manager of Pulmonx Sarl, Neuchatel & Redwood City USA


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2015 - Today
    Various Coaching Modules at Coaching Plus, Kloten
    2018
    Certified Deal Leader, Go Beyond Early Stage Investing
    2018
    Executive Programme for social entrepreneurs, EPSE, Standford University, USA
    2011 - 2013
    MBA at University of St. Gallen & ESADE Barcelona

  • Melanie Kovacs
    Entrepreneur & Business Coach

    Melanie Kovacs

    Entrepreneur & Business Coach

  • Katka Letzing
    Co-Founder & Co-Lead Kickstart Innovation

    Katka Letzing

    Co-Founder & Co-Lead Kickstart Innovation

  • Jürg Stuker
    Consultant

    Jürg Stuker

    Consultant

  • Karina Storinggaard
    Multi-Preneur

    Karina Storinggaard

    Multi-Preneur

  • Dania Gerhardt
    Trainer & Entrepreneur

    Dania Gerhardt

    Trainer & Entrepreneur

  • Riccarda von Mecklenburg
    Founder / Communication Expert / Coach

    Riccarda von Mecklenburg

    Riccarda von Mecklenburg is the founder of CrowdConsul.ch, an agency that supports and accompanies the planning and implementation of crowdfunding projects. Riccarda is a successful coach with her expertise in editorial, PR, social media, lecturing, auditing, corporate strategy and leadership.

    Work experience 9 Years

    Startup experience 7 Years

    Founding experience

    Founder of CrowdConsul.ch


    Experience in private economy

    Jan 2013 - Today
    Owner of CrowdConsul.ch and Member of the Board of Trustees of the Zurich Journalist Prize
    Jan 2017 - Today
    Member of VR Finder
    Jan 2008 - Dec 2017
    Lecturer and Examiner Media Institute Zurich
    Jan 2004 - June 2012
    VR Schreiner & Van Bokkel Media BT, Rotterdam VRP MM&V Media Agency zrt. Budapest VR MM&B Media Agence SAS, Paris Delegate of the Board of Directors and CEO, m&m media holding ag, Glattbrugg
    June 1997 - Feb 2003
    Publishing manager in the corporate board, AZ Medien Group
    May 1994 - April 1997
    Editor, Basler Zeitung


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2018
    Continuing education VR for Startups
    2012
    Diploma, Social Media Manager
    2008 - 2009
    Diploma, VR Training for SMEs, University of St. Gallen
    2004 - 2006
    Master of Business Administration, University of Steinbeis, Bocconi Milan, Stern School NY

  • Beat Seeliger
    Co-Founder

    Beat Seeliger

    Co-Founder

  • Phil Bachmann
    Leiter Service Innovation Lab FH Graubünden

    Phil Bachmann

    He is lecturer for human-centered innovation and project leader at the Swiss Institiute of Entrepreneurship SIFE at HTW Chur. As a certified Design Thinking Coach, he accompanies start-ups from problem definition through idea generation and validation to market entry.

    Work experience 15 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Founding experience

    elefantstudios.ch (Coach)


    Experience in private economy

    Since 2016
    Digital Strategy & Design Thinking - Head of Service Innovation Lab University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur
    2014 - 2016
    Digital Strategy - Sr. Project Manager Strategy & Innovation/ Deputy Head Retail Digital Migros Cooperative Association
    2012 – 2014
    Strategy Consulting – Manager Deloitte Consulting AG
    2011 – 2011
    Strategy Consulting – Manager FIDES Financial Systems Development Services AG, Namibia
    2005 - 2010
    Strategy Consulting - Senior Consultant Deloitte Consulting AG
    2002
    Management Consulting - Trainee Horváth & Partners Management Consultants, Deutsche Bank AG


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2004
    Stockholm School of Economics CEMS-MIM
    1999 - 2005
    University of St. Gallen-(HSG) Lic. Oec., Strategy & Organization -
    2010 - 2012
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich MAS International Cooperation

  • Johanna Seeliger
    Founder & CEO at Diversify GmbH

    Johanna Seeliger

    Founder & CEO at Diversify GmbH

  • Dr. Mario Stark
    CEO/ Lecturer/ Coach

    Dr. Mario Stark

    CEO of Vivor AG

    Work experience 27 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Founding experience

    Founder and CEO, Solianis Monitoring AG, Zürich
    Founder and partner, Kellenberger & Stark AG, Bern


    Experience in private economy

    2012-2017
    Lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences
    2011-2012
    Delegate of the board of directors, Solianis Holding AG, Zug
    2005-2011
    CEO, Solianis Monitoring AG, Zurich
    2004-2005
    Chief Operating Officer at Pendragon Medical AG
    2002-2004
    Executive Vice President Marketing & Product Management, Zimmer/Sulzer Medica, Winterthur
    2001-2002
    Executive VP Strategic Marketing & Information Technology, Sulzer Medica, Baar
    1995-2000
    Vice President Human Resources, Sulzer Medica, Baar
    1991-1995
    Founder and Partner, Kellenberger & Stark AG, Bern
    1991
    Research Assistant at Pro Senectute


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2001
    International Marketing Programme, INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France
    2000
    Managing the global enterprise, INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France
    1998
    Advanced Management Program, SKU, Zurich
    1981-1992
    MA, University of Bern

  • Liz Derks
    Project Manager at Impact Hub Basel

    Liz Derks

    Project Manager at Impact Hub Basel

  • Beda Meienberger
    CEO/ Lecturer/ Coach

    Beda Meienberger

    He is co-director of the Active Assisted Living AAL Competence Center of the FHS St.Gallen, lecturer and delegate of the FHS St.Gallen in the starting field.

    Work experience 22 Years

    Startup experience  Years

    Founding experience

    Founder of Netlink AG
    Co-founder of Object Engineering GmbH
    Co-founder of the Solution Network Group
    Co-founder of Telenet AG
    Co-founder of Fun Language AG (founded in two countries)
    Co-founder Fun Language Holding
    Co-founder of Fun Language GmbH
    Founder of Netlink Telenet AG


    Experience in private economy

    2004-2006
    Penta Group AG, St. Gallen, VR
    2004-2006
    Penta Group REAG IT AG, Kehrsatz, CEO
    1996-2004
    Telenet AG, St. Gallen, VRP
    1993-2004
    Netlink AG, St. Gallen, CEO
    1979-1993
    Various positions with medium-sized and large companies in the CH industry


    Berufserfahrung Academia

    2010-2012
    Master of Advanced Study in Coaching & Organisationsentwicklung, IAP / ZHAW
    2011-2012
    BSO Recognition as Coach BSO, Swiss Professional Association for Coaching, Supervision, Organizational Consulting
    2007-2008
    Master of Advanced Study in Business Information Management, University of Applied Sciences Eastern Switzerland, St.Gallen (FHO/FHS)
    1997-1998
    Entrepreneurship / Europreneur HSG, Insead, UHA Colmar und IKL Vevey