Josef A. Lauber

Josef A. Lauber, M.B. of Arts HSG (MBA equivalent)

Education

  • 1988     MBA in Business Management and MBA in Tourism, University of St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • 1986 – 1987    2 Semester as a guest at the University of Geneva
  • 1983     BA in French and English, Brig College, Brig, Switzerland
  • 1981     High School Diploma, Valhalla, New York (1981)

Teaching

  • Replacing teacher during the years of study at the University for the Verkehrsschule (Higher School for Traffic and Trains) St. Gall, as well as the secondary school Solothurn, secondary school Visp
  • Yearly mandate of teaching a 3 day course on fundraising as part of the education in marketing in the framework of a post diploma study in “Nonprofitmanagment” at the Fachhochschule Beider Basel, Aarau und Nordostschweiz including accompanying students writing their diploma papers
  • Many years mandate of Indiana University, The Fundraising School, Vienna, as a docent for their course 101
  • ½ to 2 day seminars on fundraising at International Fundraising Congresses of Amsterdam, Vienna and in different cities of the USA
  • Seminars for clients in German and French Switzerland

Professional experience

  • 2010 – present CEO and Sales Director, Proinfo Editions AG, Solothurn
  • 2006 – 2010 Independent Consultant on projects:
    • Marketing and Sales for Scherer Creations Jeweler at St. Niklausen/Lucerne
    • Bhaktivedanta College, Durbuy Belgium: diverse seminars on strategic development
    • Diverse international clients for fundraising and sales (Germany, Thailand, Canada)
    • Fundraising for the church renovation of Mund/Switzerland
  • 1996 – 2006 founder and owner of Fund Raising Bureau FRB AG, Zug, Switzerland
    • conception and implementation of fundraising for diverse clients (Amnesty, Greenpeace, Red Cross, WWF etc.)
  • 1995 – 1995 key account manager for mass marketing, Interprise AG, Brüttisellen, Switzerland
  • 1992 – 1994 marketing director, Greenpeace Switzerland, Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1990 – 1991 manager of consumer market, Papierfabrik Horgen AG, Horgen, Switzerland
  • 1989 – 1990 junior consultant for international companies, ICME Consulting AG, Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1984 intern at UBS, Brig, Switzerland
  • 1986 intern at Gétaz Romang SA, Vevey, Switzerland