That’s Why They Call it “Healthy” Competition

That’s Why They Call it “Healthy” Competition

August 2, 2017 Even the most traditional of industries can be revolutionized by the right people and the right technology. After founding an architectural company, Kaspar Helfrich discovered a pressing communication gap between Read More
You Can Make it Even If The Cards Are Stacked Against You: Michi Gaska did!

You Can Make it Even If The Cards Are Stacked Against You: Michi Gaska did!

July 26, 2017 Inspiration can be found in the most ordinary of things…if you’re looking hard enough, that is. Mickey Gaska created a product that he never actually needed himself: He solved a Read More
START Summit connects: There is no great success without networking!

START Summit connects: There is no great success without networking!

June 21, 2017 Networking, networking, networking! Like many students before them, Jan Luca Ernst and Simon Furer of the University of St. Gallen worked tirelessly to organize this year’s START Summit. It is Read More
Plan to embark on a startup journey? Recognize the pitfalls and avoid them!

Plan to embark on a startup journey? Recognize the pitfalls and avoid them!

June 14, 2017 Once again, we were looking for a recipe for success, and this time, together with Noam T. Wasserman, we came really close to finding it! Noam is a former Harvard Read More
Reto Trachsel: Creating a Win-Win Situation for Skiers and Ski Resorts with the Innovative Platform, SkiNow

Reto Trachsel: Creating a Win-Win Situation for Skiers and Ski Resorts with the Innovative Platform, SkiNow

May 2, 2017 Skiing has always been a sport that requires some investment. On the one hand, ski resorts invest in their infrastructure and make upgrades every season, and on the other hand, Read More
A first hand look at Hellofresh in the Swiss market

A first hand look at Hellofresh in the Swiss market

March 22, 2017 Daniel Walter always wanted to make a difference and shape the future in a positive way, it was actually one of the main reasons why he decided to study Diplomacy Read More
Business Advice from an Angel: Any moment is the right one to start!

Business Advice from an Angel: Any moment is the right one to start!

February 24, 2017 With his first career steps in the field of engineering and his impressive portfolio so far, today Jordi Montserrat’s main occupation is to invest in companies. Jordi has been Director Read More
A day in a startup is either crazy good or crazy bad, nothing in between!

A day in a startup is either crazy good or crazy bad, nothing in between!

February 6, 2017 Laurent Decrue studied Business and Economics in Basel and, at the same time, he worked at the Swiss global financial services company UBS. Even though he had always thought that Read More
hub:raum – How a Multi National invests and adds value to a Startup

hub:raum – How a Multi National invests and adds value to a Startup

January 23, 2017 Stephanie Cherrin is an Investment Manager at hub:raum, an early stage incubator and an investment vehicle of Deutsche Telekom. She has been working in investments for the past 3 years Read More
Be confident and start it up, investors say!

Be confident and start it up, investors say!

January 23, 2017 Simone Riedel Riley has been a member of the Emerald Technology Ventures team for more than six years. For the last two and a half years, she also manages Swiss Read More