References

Machinery & High Tech

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Schindler

Country: Switzerland
Market: Switzerland / Europe
Industry: Elevators & Escalators.
www.schindler.com

Task
Financial and operational management in Europe (Switzerland, Spain, Germany).

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Ascom

Country: Switzerland / France
Market: Global
Industry: Diversified Technology Group.
www.ascom.com

Task.
Restructure and divestment of business unit “fare collection in parking systems”.

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Brugg Group

Country: Switzerland
Market: Southern Europe
Industry: Diversified Technology Group.
www.brugg.com

Task
Management of the company – Expansion of the division for road infrastructure in southern Europe.

Microtherm

Country: Germany
Market: Spain / Italy / Germany
Industry: Electric thermostates.
www.microtherm.de

Task
Management of the company – Relocation of production unit from Spain to Czech Republic.

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Xerox

Country: France
Market: Global
Industry: Diversified Technology Group.
www.xerox.com

Task
Xerox transportation services – Acquirer of the Ascom unit for parking system.

Materials

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SWAP

Country: Germany
Market: Europe
Industry: Producer of honeycomb boards from recycled paper.
www.swap-sachsen.de

Task
Expansion of the company into the car manufacturing industry in France and Spain.

Agribusiness, Food & Beverage

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Passina Group

Country: The Netherlands / Switzerland
Market: Global
Industry: End-to-end producer, blender and marketer of tropical juices, concentrates and ingredients.
www.passina.com

Task
Management of the group – Restructure and divestment of the global business.

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Döhler

Country: Germany
Market: Global
Industry: Tech-based natural ingredients for the food and beverage industries.
www.doehler.com

Task
Acquirer of the Passina’s European business.

Trillions

Country: Spain
Market: Spain
Industry: Foodtech startup – Manufacturer of insect-based food products.
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Task
Seed investor and member of the supervisory board.

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Truong Hoang

Country: Vietnam
Market: Vietnam
Industry: Producer and marketer of passion fruit juices, concentrates and ingredients.
truonghoanglamdong.com

Task
Market development for tropical juices in Europe and USA.

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Kineta

Country: Argentina
Market: Global
Industry: Producer and marketer of grape juice and concentrate; winery.
www.kineta.com

Task
Member of the supervisory board.

Advisory Services

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Furger & Partner

Country: Switzerland
Market: Switzerland, Germany
Industry: Advisory services for strategy development.
www.furger-partner.com

Task
Joint development of the strategy component of TheWiseBoard.

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TheWiseBoard

Country: Switzerland
Market: Europe
Industry: Tech-based startup – Board of directors assessment tool for family firms.
www.thewiseboard.com

Task
Own start up, full design, set up and launch.

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VR-Management

Country: Switzerland
Market: Switzerland
Industry: Advisory firm for supervisory boards.
www.vrmanagement.ch

Task
Financing of article: “The wisdom of family firms”.

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Grant Thornton

Country: Spain
Market: Spain
Industry: Tax and advisory services to privately-held businesses.
www.grantthornton.es

Task
Financing of article: “Recommendations of corporate governance practices for non-listed companies in Spain”.

Banking

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Rahn + Bodmer

Country: Switzerland
Market: Switzerland
Industry: Bank specialised in asset management of multigenerational families.
www.rahnbodmer.ch

Task
Joint article: “Well prepared for times of crisis” (Family-owned firms during Covid).

Public Infrastructure

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Renfe

Country: Spain
Market: Spain
Industry: Rail infrastructure and train operation.
www.renfe.com

Task
Own start-up – Joint development of the bike-sharing system in Madrid.

Education Services

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Mc Gill

Country: Canada
Market: Global
Industry: Education services.
www.mcgill.ca

Task
Research of governance of family-owned firms together with HEC Montreal.

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ETH Zürich

Country: Switzerland
Market: Global
Industry: Education services.
mtec.ethz.ch

Task
MSc students’ guidance at the department of management, technology and economics. Partnerships university-enterprise.

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Universität St Gallen

Country: Switzerland
Market: Switzerland
Industry: Education services.
fim.unisg.ch

Task
Research of governance of family-owned firms.

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Universität Witten-Hardecke

Country: Germany
Market: Germany
Industry: Education services.
www.wifu.de

Task
Joint course at the “Witten Institute for family business”.

PR & Communications

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Iron Dome Crisis Management

Country: Switzerland
Market: Switzerland, Germany, Austria
Industry: Public Relations.
www.irondome.eu

Task
Advisory board.

Hospitality

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Bushtops

Country: Kenya
Market: Kenya & Tanzania
Industry: Wild luxury safaris.
bushtopscamps.com

Task
Advisory board, succession from 1st to 2nd shareholders’ generation.