University of St.Gallen: Doctoral degree: Dr. oec. HSG. Doctoral thesis: «Private Equity Buyout Funds - Value Creation in Portfolio Companies».
University of Hohenheim: Studies of business administration, master degree: «Diplom Oeconom».
Ecole Supérieure des Affaires, Grenoble, France. Exchange programme, business administration.
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada. Exchange programme, MBA-classes.
Since 2011: Glarner Kantonalbank (until 2013: Special financing consultant, since 2013: Product manager, since 2015: Head of sales force control).
Since 2010: Self-employed consultant with focus on M&A transactions, value based management and management accounting.
Since 2010: St. Galler Business School: Lecturer with focus on financial management and management accounting.
2010: Stern Stewart & Co.: Senior Associate. Performance measurement and value based management in the banking industry.
2004 – 2009: Research assistant and lecturer at the University of St.Gallen. Teaching of executive MBA and similar courses at different business schools.
2002 – 2004: Deloitte Business Consulting: Senior Consultant. International projects, e.g. transfer pricing, cost unit accounting, tax optimization in the aircraft industry; management reporting optimization and process improvement in the defence industry.
2001 – 2002: Arthur Andersen Business Consulting: Consultant Management accounting, management reporting, value based management, project management in the insurance industry and the telecommunication industry.