New Business Models & Ecosystems in the Digital Era

Posted by on Apr 13, 2018 in Magazine

At the IT Sourcing & Business Cloud Forum 2018 Franco Taisch discussed on the executive panel new business models and digital ecosystems, i.p. from a health, finance and media perspective.

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Navigating in Entrepreneurial Conflicting Areas

Posted by on Apr 5, 2018 in Magazine

As a guest speaker at Rotary Franco Taisch discussed leading businesses in conflicting areas of entrepreneurial open space, regulatory frameworks and responsibility.

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What we mean

Posted by on Mar 5, 2018 in Magazine

Today and in the past, corporate scandals repeatedly reveal corporate failures, moral misconduct and criminal behavior. The media society regularly reacts with scandalization, stigmatization and the call for drastic consequences – a reflection on governance and cooperative governance.

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7th Convention on Co-operative Banks

Posted by on Apr 2, 2017 in Magazine

At the 7th Convention on Co-operative Banks of the European Association of Cooperative Banks (EACB), Franco Taisch took part in Panel 2 on the topic of “Designing new proximity models in the era of digitalisation”.

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Framework or Interventions for Entrepreneurial Freedom?

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in Magazine

At the HCM Board Conference 2016 in Zurich, Franco Taisch spoke about navigating in the tension field of entrepreneurial freedom, regulatory framework and responsibility.

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How to Stimulate Growth through Appropriate Regulation

Posted by on Oct 18, 2016 in Magazine

As member of the board of the Swiss Raiffeisen Group, Franco Taisch was invited to the sectorial meeting on banking at the International Summit of Cooperatives 2016 in Quebec. On one of the main round tables, he discussed with CEOs and Chairpersons how to stimulate growth through appropriate regulation.

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Identity and Growth

Posted by on Oct 18, 2016 in Magazine

As Chairman of the Steering Committee of the 18th International Conference on Cooperative Studies, Franco Taisch outlined the correlation between company identity and growth in his opening and closing remarks.

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«The Route is Determined by the Cooperative Members»

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Magazine

The Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) published a leaflet on the subject of cooperatives in their sunday paper on September 4, 2016. In an interview, Franco Taisch speaks about the image of cooperatives, the benefits and the future prospects of cooperative business models.

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«Cooperatives have an inbuilt Innovation Motor»

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in Magazine

In a series of interviews by the General Building Cooperative Zurich (Allgemeine Baugenossenschaft Zürich, ABZ) executives have held talks with experts from the real estate industry, the cooperative movement, politics and science. As from June 2016, ABZ publishes one of the six interviews on its website monthly. In the third part of the series Franco Taisch speaks with Hans Rupp, CEO of ABZ.

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Finanz und Wirtschaft: Das Verwaltungsratsranking 2016

Posted by on Jul 5, 2016 in Magazine

The magazine Finanz und Wirtschaft presents its annual ranking of Swiss advisory boards. Overall, the bodies are in good shape, but have fewer and fewer opportunities to answer strategic key questions. Franco Taisch notes that the entrepreneurial leeway has decreased, making it difficult to recruit qualified management boards.

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