Mr Nick Beglinger
Mr Nick Beglinger
President
swisscleantech
Nick Beglinger is Co-Founder & CEO of the Foundation for Global Sustainability (FFGS), as well as President of the swisscleantech business association. Nick obtained Master degrees in Economics and Management from the London School of Economics (LSE) and the Community of European Management Schools (CEMS). He gained work experience at companies such as McKinsey, the Boston Consulting Group, and ING Bank. Nick has successfully managed and sold a start-up company in Asia. As Co-Founder and Partner of the Swiss advisory firm Maxmakers Ltd, he headed the company's three year engagement with the Government of Abu Dhabi for the Masdar Project. His professional focus areas are sustainable development and innovation, urban planning and mobility, as well as strategic and financial planning. Nick is a frequent author and speaker in his focus areas, an active member of WWF’s Leaders for Nature, and member of a number of boards in not- for-profit and commercial organizations, including MINERGIE (the Swiss sustainable building standard), the Global Energy Basel Foundation, Cleantech Capital, and Maxmakers.