David Griesbach, PhD
Managing Consultant and Owner
Since 2012, David Griesbach has been the owner and managing consultant of Griesbach Consulting GmbH. With more than 20 years of experience, he has advised a variety of corporations and organizations from a broad range of industries (automotive, consulting, engineering, transport, public sector, media, energy, recycling, finance, insurance, health, retail and machine industries). David Griesbach started at Lowe & Partners in 1998 and continued at the Strategic Knowledge Group headed by Prof. Dr. Gilbert Probst (World Economic Forum). He holds a Master’s degree in Strategy and International Management (M.A. SIM, #1 Master in Management as ranked by the Financial Times) and a PhD in Strategy, Innovation and Organizational Change. Both degrees were obtained from the University of St. Gallen (HSG), one of world’s top business schools.
In addition to this, David Griesbach is the head of the ‘Business Design’ Master’s module at the University of Applied Sciences, Lucerne. Back in 2013 he started Switzerland’s first and only comprehensive 12-week course on Lean Innovation based on Ash Maurya’s “Running Lean” und Steve Blank’s “Lean Launchpad”. Furthermore, David Griesbach is responsible for ‘Business Model Innovation’ at the MBA Lucerne, for ‘Innovation and Technology’ at the EMBA Lucerne and is a guest lecturer at the University of St. Gallen and the ETH Zurich.