Barbara Haering

Prof. Dr. sc. nat. ETH / Dr. h.c. sc. pol. / Spatial Planner ETH/NDS

Chair of the Board of Directors / Partner / Member of the Management

Public management, science management, sustainability, moderation

Barbara Haering has worked for econcept AG since 1997 and is Chair of the Board of Directors. As a scientist and consultant, she has many years’ experience of supporting and evaluating strategic processes for public administrative bodies and institutions both in Switzerland and abroad. She also has proven expertise in environmental, science and innovation policy, as well as in the management sciences. Barbara Haering is a titular professor at the University of Lausanne, in the field of Public Management and Policies, as well as being an active member of various national and international committees dealing with science and innovation policy. She is also President of the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) and a member of the Board of Ernst Schweizer AG. Whenever there are opportunities to work collaboratively to find solutions to today’s challenges in society, Barbara Haering grasps these with both hands.