On 28th and 30th of April, the University of St. Gallen Executive MBA delegation visited Shanghai on a program jointly hosted by Swiss Center Shanghai and swissnex China.
The delegation were introduced to a number of MNCs and start-ups based in China. The program include site visits to the Swiss elevator and escalator manufacturer Schindler, the fintech incubator Jade Value and presentations from 3 technology start-ups active in China – the technology-powered insurance company Vsurance, the Swiss blockchain technology provider Decent, and Biocloo, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company led by Silicon Valley returnees.
The delegation were acquainted with the current business climate in China through presentations by Emmanuelle Roduit, Operations Manager at Swiss Center Shanghai, Nicolas Musy, founder of Swiss Centers China, and Prof. Dr. Tomas Casas from the University of St. Gallen, and Joe Liu, Managing Director of Fraisa China. The delegation also participated in a panel discussion led by Nicolas Musy.
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