Andreas has proven that he believes in life-long education for business and leadership.


Each university and organisation seems to favour a specific approach and theory of management. Having been immersed in different schools of thought has helped Andreas to see each situation from different perspectives. In other words, there is never “a one and only” way to reach a goal.


Universities and Major Certifications

University degrees and major certifications attained:


University of St.Gallen
University of St. Gallen,
(the leading business school in Switzerland),
lic.oec. HSG

University of Toronto
University of Toronto,
M.A. in Economics

University of Waterloo

Waterloo University,

Certificate in Economic Development

Accounting Designations in Canada

Certified General Accountants (Ontario),

CGA, from 1985 to 2008

Structogram International, Switzerland

Structogram International, Switzerland,

Licensed Trainer, from 2005 to 2007, then
Licensed Master Trainer, from 2008 to 2015

Swiss Army logo

Swiss Army, Berne,

Officer’s Training, Lieutenant, Heavy Infantry



Continuing Education

Supplemented by continuing education in many area of business:

Finance, Accounting, Business Valuation, Venture Capital, Taxation, Project Management, Sales, Marketing, Human Resources Management, “Productivity through Collaboration”, “Human Side of Lean”, Employee Engagement, Quality Process.




  • English
  • German
  • Swiss German
  • French
  • Spanish (working business knowledge)