The 2018 Executive M.B.L.-HSG "Alumni Award" for the best candidate was awarded to Markus Seiler, MLaw, E.M.B.L.-HSG.
Markus' master thesis on "Innovation competition in EU Merger Control" was declered the best thesis of 2018.
Markus is working as a Legal Counsel at Sensirion AG in Stäfa, Zurich. Sensirion AG is a global leader in developing, manufacturing and selling digital micro-sensors and systems. Markus holds a Master of Law degree from the University of St.Gallen (M.A. HSG in Law), a master diploma in science with focus on biochemistry and biotechnology from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (Dipl. Naturwissenschafter ETH) and a post graduate degree in business administration from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Dipl. NDS ETHZ in Betriebswissenschaften). Prior to his career and studies in law, he worked for several years in pharmaceutical marketing and sales where he realised the growing importance of law in business and discovered his interest in business law.
Markus, congratulations on your achievement!