Karin Frick

17.09.2021 | 10:00 – 10:30 CET
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Karin Frick, Economist and futurologist, Head Think Tank, Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute (online)


Karin Frick is Head of Think Tank and a Member of the Executive Board at the GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute. As an economist, she has been researching and analysing trends and countertrends in business, society and consumption for over 15 years. Since graduating from the University of St. Gallen (HSG), Karin Frick has held various positions in which she worked on future-related topics, innovation and change in people and markets. She was editor-in-chief of the well-known quarterly publication GDI IMPULS and managing director of the Swiss Society for Futures Studies (SwissFuture). She has analysed developments in the consumer-goods and service sectors both on behalf of noted companies and as in-house researcher for the GDI.

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