Advisory Board

The CCRS advisory board is designed to provide strategic guidance in research and outreach activities. As such the advisory board ensures that the Center remains true to its mission, which is to explore the role of the private sector in sustainable development and conduct interdisciplinary research that contributes to a better understand-ing of sustainable change in society, public policy and business.

Members of the Zurich-based group:

  • Dr. Dominique Barjolle, ETH Zurich / Deputy-Director of FIBL, Frick
  • Dr. Markus Braun, Senior Lecturer in International Management, ZHAW, Winterthur
  • Prof. Lorenz M. Hilty, Head of Informatics and Sustainability at the Department of Informatics, University of Zurich
  • Dr. Rolf Iten, Member of the Executive Board, Infras, Zurich
  • Dr. René Nicolodi, Head of Satellite Solutions Asset Management, Zurich Cantonal Bank (ZKB), Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dean MNF, University of Zurich
  • Katharina Serafimova, Co-Founder, Regenerate Forum
  • Fausta Borsani, Agricultural Economist and Sustainability Standards Expert, Zurich
  • Dr. Thomas Streiff, Member of the Board of Directors, Partner and Member of the Executive Committee Brugger and Partners Ltd
  • Bruno Sauter, President Advisory Board, Managing Partner at SAB Management GmbH, Ebmatingen

  Members of the External Group:

  • Prof. Michael Braungart, EPEA Internationale Umweltforschung GmbH, Hamburg
  • Prof. Thomas Cottier, World Trade Institute, University of Bern
  • Dr. Karin Nichterlein, Coordinator of TAP (Tropical Agriculture Platform), FAO, Rom
  • Prof. Paul Slovic, University of Oregon/Decision Research, Eugene, OR