Overview of Courses

Courses at the Bachelor (BA) and Master (MA) level have a strong focus on combining latest theory with practical application. In our BA and MA courses we combine concept based lectures, exercises, simulations with guest lectures by senior practitioners. Recent guest lectures (in alphabetical order) included for instance Herman Anbeek, President Americas & EMEA, gategroup; Riet Cadonau, CEO, DormaKaba; Matthias Hanke Partner, Roland Berger; David Michels  Partner, Bain; Timo Schmid Associate Director, BCG; Armand Sohet, Chief HR Officer, Sulzer; Alexander Thiel, Partner McKinsey; Christoph Tonini, CEO Tamedia; Peter Trinkl, Chief Strategy Officer, Saurer; and Andreas Wenzel, SVP Corporate Strategy, ABB.

At the doctoral level, in addition to courses taught internally (see below), we offer a PhD course series taught by globally leading scholars in an intense three day format. Recent courses were taught for instance by (in alphabetical order): Albert Cannella, Texas A&M; Sendil Ethiraj, LBS, John Joseph, U California, Irvine; Dovev Lavie, Bocconi; Hart Posen, U. Wisconsin; Phanish Puranam, Insead, and Todd Zenger, U. Washington.