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Michael Hilb is founder and CEO of DBP Group and a member of the boards of directors of Klingelnberg, Kuhn and Sigvaris Group. He is a titular professor at the University of Fribourg and teaches strategy, entrepreneurship and corporate governance at the University of St. Gallen, the University of Zurich and Singapore Management University.

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Michael is, inter alia, a member of the advisory boards of the WEF Climate Governance Initiative, the European Confederation of Directors' Associations and Digital Switzerland and serves on the boards of trustees of the International Board Foundation and the Foundation for Value Creation.

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Previously, Michael led group strategy and digital business at DKSH, where he and his team built a leading, profitable pan-Asian digital business, connecting 400 brands with 100 platforms in eight markets. He joined the company after five years at Roland Berger and working for Holcim.

Michael studied business at the University of Michigan, the Stockholm School of Economics and the University of St. Gallen, where he earned an MSc and a PhD. He was a visiting fellow at INSEAD and Harvard University and completed executive education programs at leading business schools.


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