Experts

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As an educational institution, we work closely with experts from research and practice.

Our international network, which has grown over the years, offers us the opportunity for an ongoing exchange of knowledge and experience.

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Hendrix
Ackle
Music
Swiss singer, pianist and composer. 
Terry L.
Anderson
Environmental science, economics
Researches the economics of property rights and markets — “free market environ­­mentalism” – as a solution to solving environmental problems
Christian
Bartsch
Resilience
Specialist for resilience and member of the Swiss expert network for burnout.
Robert
Batt
Addiction psychology
Advises wealthy families who are confronted with psycho­logical issues such as depression, addiction and anxiety.
Prof.
Alexander
Batthyány
Purpose
Teaches basic theoretical questions in psychology and cognitive science, and leads research on terminal lucidity and existential cognition.
Michael
Bursik
New Learning, agile working
Trained systemic coach and certified Lego Serious Play® trainer who worked in various HR and business functions while focusing on innovation.
Marco
Büchel
Motivation
Has been accompanying the Ski World Cup as an expert and co-commentator since he retired from world-class sport.
Meike
Bütikofer
Strategy development, value-based leadership
Accompanies companies, teams and managers in strategy and value processes according to systemic principles.
Dr.
Mark Haynes
Daniell
Family entrepreneurship, family governance
Founder of the Raffles Family Wealth Trust in Singapore and supports wealthy families in their vision development.
Sebastian
Debnar-Daumler
Individual performance
Supports people, teams and organizations in developing their potentials.
Dr.
Sebastian
Ehrensberger
Family entrepreneurship, family governance     
Specializes in family businesses on generational change, leadership, government, strategy, talent development and family.
Dr.
Matthias
Ehrhardt
Talent development
Executive coach, mediator, consultant and facilitator for talent development, communication skills and entrepreneurship.
Claudia
Fallmann
Sustainability Consultant
Many years of experience in the field of sustainable finance and corporate sustainability as well as analyst and consultant for various ESG rating providers.
Peter
Felix
Master of architecture
Foresight, responsibility and sustainability in architecture.
Ole
Foerster
Movement, body
An expert in functional training, movement and rehabilitation.
Lorenz
Freudenberg
Family entrepreneurship, transformation processes, organizational development
Advises entrepreneurial families and supports them in the management of critical changes, management succession and in questions of team and organizational development at the top level.
Valentin L.
Frischknecht
Leadership development, team development
Specializes in the areas of employee management, team development and top team performance.
Christina
Frohn
Transformation, organizational and leadership development   
Accompanies executives of all levels during transformations.
Carlos A.
Gebauer
Law, communication
Lawyer, specialist lawyer for medical law, publicist and judge at the Higher Lawyers' Court in North Rhine-Westphalia.
Anna
Gellert
Nutrition and well-being
Nutritional scientist specializing in nutrition and performance, Mindful Eating and healthy body image.
Markus
Graf
Rowing, boat building   
Boat builder for racing shells.
Dr.
Lutz
Graumann
Individual performance
Sports medicine focuses on promoting and increasing individual performance. (Image: © Sebastian Schöffel)
Prof.
Giselher
Guttmann
Neuropsychology
Emeritus professor specializing in the fields of consciousness psychology, psychotherapy and its modern scientific principles.
Dr.
Frank
Halter
Succession planning, family governance
Expert for succession planning, complexity and dynamics in family businesses.
Pavlos
Hatzopoulos
Concert pianist, virtuoso, rhetorician
Thrills international audiences with inimitable conversational concerts in which expressive virtuoso piano playing, interpretive perfection and brilliant rhetoric touch the mind and emotions.
Ulrike
Hug
Creativity
Is active in the field of art and photography. As an employee for the magazine publications of the NZZ am Sonntag, as well as a lecturer for various schools with a focus on design.
Clemens
Joos
Individual performance        
Expert for performance coaching with 25 years experience in global management.
Prof.
Lutz
Jäncke
Neuropsychology, music psychology
Works in the field of functional neuroanatomy and cortical plasticity in connection with learning.
Oliver
Karius
Philanthropy, sustainability, impact investing
CEO at LGT Venture Philan­­tropy, with two decades of experience in impact investing.
Harald
Karrer
Visualizations with heart and brain
Visualization specialist for graphic structures in presentations, moderation and people interaction.
Johan
Kegler
Rowing, team dynamics
Trainer on water and teacher for sport and history in Berlin.
Prof.
Erich
Kirchler
Business psychology 
Research topics: financial decisions in private house­­holds and tax psychology. Professor i.R. the University of Vienna, visiting professor at the University of Economics and Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna.
Dr.
Natalie
Knapp
Coping with complexity
Works as a philosopher, author and journalist and is a founding member of the professional association for philosophical practice.
Antonius
Knep
Portfolio Manager Sustainable Investments
Certified ESG Analyst (CESGA) of the European Federation of Financial Analyst Associations (EFFAS)
Prof.
Reto
Knutti
Climate research      
Expert on climate physics and research on climate change.
Dr.
Simone
Koch
Functional, environmental and nutritional medicine
Focuses: the treatment of hormonal imbalances, autoimmune diseases, environmental diseases and functional complaints.
Prof.
Kurt R.
Leube
Economic science
Internationally influential authority in the academic tradition of the Austrian School of Economics.
Dr.
Chris
Luebkeman
Sustainability, future
Deals with future factors of change, with a deep sense of planetary responsibility.
Aurèle
Meyer
Holistic circular economy
Runs a brewery for speciality beers known throughout Switzerland (and beyond).
Sibylle
Mäder
Happiness, resilience   
In-depth knowledge in HR Management, Bank Manage­­ment, Systemic Organizational Development, Theater Education, Existential Analysis Coaching and Mind­­fulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR).
Tell
Münzing
Transformation, sustainability
Consultant on transformation in the areas of sustainability strategy, corporate culture and management development.
Rasmus Nutzhorn, Experte für Nachhaltigkeit, Innovation und organisatorischer Wandel.
Rasmus
Nutzhorn
Sustainability, innovation and organisational transformation
Keynote speaker, lecturer, senior advisor and freelancer with a deep expertise within sustainability, innovation and organisational transformation. 
Andreas
Oertli
Strategic transformation, Senior Leadership Coach 
Coach and senior advisor in complex change processes. Accompanies organizations in critical situations in strategic transformation, corporate leadership and holistic reflection.
Prof.
Anna Maria
Pircher-Friedrich
Resilience
Specialist in human resources and coach for executives.
Andreas
Pisch
Personality structure
Teaches communication and personality, presentation and rhetoric, work organization and personal time management, memory training.
Dr.
Peter
Richner
Sustainability, circular economy in construction
Scientist and leader in energy and materials research.
Jogi
Rippel
Individual performance
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of TIGNUM.
Katharina
Roehrig
Cultural change
Expert in holistic approach to communication, sustainability, culture change, branding, strategy and innovation.
Dr.
Frank
Ruff
Futurology, innovation      
Has many years of experience in various fields of futurology and innovation management in companies.
Dr.
Axel
Sauder
Strategic transformation   
Accompanies board members in demanding organizational transformations that require connectivity to strategy and economic challenges.
Manuel
Scheidegger
Philosophical future-proofing
Unleashing the future resource "Creative Thinking" with tools from applied philosophy, art and innovation consulting.
Dr.
Ina
Schmidt
Philosophy of life        
Reflects on and works on philosophical topics and terms for today's Lebenswelt.
Ulrich
Schnabel
Science journalist        
Multiple award-winning science editor of the Hamburg weekly newspaper DIE ZEIT.
Prof.
Klaus
Schweinsberg
Strategic leadership
Recognized expert in economic and strategic management as well as a well-known German media commentator.
Ven. Dr.
Bhante
Seelawansa
Abbot of a monastery in Sri Lanka, philosopher
Spiritual director of Theravada Buddhism and honorary member of the Theravada Group Salzburg.
Malvika
Singh
Management development  
Specializes in management development and has more than twenty years of experience as a manager in a multicultural environment.
Dr.
Katharina
Sommerrock
Sustainability, philanthropy, impact investing   
Has been working at the intersection of capital markets and positive effects on society and the environment for over 15 years.
Heiko
Specking
Philanthropy and social-ecologically sustainable investment practices
Transformation advocate with over 30 years of experience in sustainability.
Heiko
Stahl
Collaboration and knowledge sharing
Managing Director at Vitra and expert in collaboration and knowledge sharing.
Paul
Stahlberg
Rowing, team dynamics  
Health trainer, Dipl. ILP coach, consultant.
Michael
Steiner
Leadership
Development of managers – and those who want to become managers
Michael
Trybek
Humor
Qualified through unlimited learning and amazement in the inspirational school of life, works as a therapeutic clown, author, director & musician.
Eva
Van der Want
Senior Sustainability Advisor
Passionate about and promoting climate action with focus on corporate partnerships in the DACH region.
Simon
Vetter
Sustainable farmer and entrepreneur
Head and heart of the Vetterhof, concocts new things almost daily and is constantly busy improving what already exists.
Dr.
Christine
Wegerich
Leadership Coach
Supports people to perceive new possibilities and expand their scope through self-reflection.
Aaron
Wilms
Transpersonal coach
Promotes people in their self via authenticity and empathy and enables sustainable positive change.
Xinglai
Yang
Tai Ji, calligraphy
Active artist with teaching assignments in East Asia and design.
Prof.
Thomas
Zellweger
Family companies, entrepreneurship
Researches family businesses and supports them in governance, succession and strategic issues.
Christoph
von Oldershausen
Workplace Health Promotion
As a sports scientist, he specializes in developing, implementing and continuously developing company-specific health concepts.
Angelika
von der Assen
Mindfulness      
Organizational psychologist of international leadership development for more than twenty years.
Prof.
Heinrich
von und zu Liechtenstein
Entrepreneurial family governance
Specializes in entrepreneurial finance, governance of entrepreneurial families and Impact Investing. He is co-author on several publications on private equity.