Dr. Christian Grape

Dr. Christian Grape

Executive Director




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  • Main Lecturer in the Executive MBA HSG in Engineering for the international modules “Silicon Valley Advanced Management Program – Santa Clara University” and “Asia Management Explorer – Shanghai & Singapore”
  • since 2015 Executive Director of the Executive MBA in Business Engineering, University of St. Gallen
  • since 2015 Executive Director of the Executive programmes at the Institute of Information Management, University of St. Gallen
  • 2003 – 2005: Research Assistant, Chair for Start-up & Innovation Management (Prof. Dr. Achim Walter), Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany
  • 2002 – 2003: Research Assistant, Institute for Business Innovation Research (Prof. Dr. Dr. Jürgen Hauschildt), Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany

Work experience

  • 2013 – 2014: Manager Market Development, DMG Europe Holding AG, Dübendorf, Switzerland
  • 2009 – 2013: Head of Strategic Marketing & Research, Von Roll Management AG, Wädenswil, Switzerland
  • 2006 – 2008: Senior Consultant and later Project Manager, Scopein Management Consultants GmbH, Dusseldorf, Germany
  • 2005: Junior Consultant and later Consultant, Concentro Management AG, Nuremberg, Germany


  • 2005: Doctorate (“Dr. rer. Pol.”), Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany
  • 2002 – 2005: DFG Research Training Group “Business Aspects of Loosely Coupled Systems and Electronic Business”, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany
  • 1996 – 2002: Study of Business Administration (degree: “Diplom-Kaufmann”), Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany

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