Christoph H. Wecht

Christoph H. Wecht

Christoph H. Wecht

Dr.
Head of Competence Center Open Innovation
ITEM-HSG
Dufourstrasse 40a
9000 St. Gallen
Additional Information Dr. Christoph H. Wecht is head of the Open Innovation Competence Center at the Institute of Technology Management at the University of St. Gallen (ITEM-HSG) as well as lecturer at the University of St. Gallen. In addition he is co-founder and partner of the BGW Management Advisory Group in St. Gallen (Switzerland), a strategy consulting company focusing on innovation management. He received his master's degree in mechanical engineering from the Vienna University of Technology, his MBA from Pfeiffer University in Charlotte, NC and his PhD from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. Prior to founding BGW AG, he worked in the automotive supply industry in Austria, Germany and the US. He published more than 60 articles in scientific journals, book chapters and practical papers.