Graduation Ceremony


Graduates of the 18th Executive M.B.L.-HSG class

Official Speakers at the Executive M.B.L.-HSG Graduation Ceremonies

2013/2014 Mag. Phil. Othmar Karas, Executive M.B.L.-HSG, Member of European Parliament

2012/2013 Prof. Dr. Francesca Rigotti, Università della Svizzera italiana

2011/2012 Paul J. Mahoney, Judge at the European Court of Human Rights

2010/2011 Peter Freeman, Former Chairman of the UK Competition Commission

2009/2010 Kathy Riklin, National Councillor CVP of the Canton Zurich

2008/2009 Günther Oettinger, Prime Minister of Baden-Württemberg, Chairman of the CDU-Baden-Württemberg

1996/97 Prof. Dr. Heinrich Neisser, President of the Parliament of the Republic of Austria

2007/2008 Thomas B. Cueni, Secretary General of Interpharma, Association of Pharmaceutical Research Industries Switzerland

2006/2007 Princely Councillor Hans Brunhart, Chairman of the Board of VP Bank, Senator h.c., Former Prime Minister of the Principality of Liechtenstein

2005/2006: Prof. Dr. phil. Miriam Meckel, Director of the Institute for Media and Communications Management, MCM-HSG and Former State Secretary of the Prime Minister of North Rhine-Westphalia

2004/2005 Othmar Hasler, Prime Minister of the Principality of Liechtenstein

2003/2004 Prof. Dr. Dr. Walter Barfuß, Director-General Federal Competition Authority of the Republic of Austria

2002/2003 Prof. Dr. Lothar Rühl, Former State Secretary in the German Ministry of Defence

2001/2002 Federal Councillor Pascal Couchepin, Head of the Department of Economic Affairs of the Swiss Confederation

2000/2001 Prof. Dr. Carl Baudenbacher, Director Executive M.B.L.-HSG and President of the EFTA Court

1999/2000 Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the German Federal Cartel Office

1998/99 Mag. Phil. Othmar Karas, Executive M.B.L.-HSG, Member of European Parliament

1997/98 Dr. Franz Vranitzky, Former Chancellor of the Republic of Austria

Upcoming graduation ceremonies:

Course 2014/15: 28 November 2015

Course 2015/16: 03 December 2016