Christian Opitz

Christian Opitz

Christian Opitz

Dr.
Vice Director
CC Energy Management (ior/cf-HSG)
Büro 28-001
Bodanstrasse 6
9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses
Fields of research
  • Strategic management of utility companies
  • Business model analysis/innovation in the energy/waste disposal sector
Further fields of research
  • Brazil, Latin America, Emerging Markets
  • International competitiveness of manufacturing industries
Education Visiting Scholarship Columbia University
Visiting Scholarship Fundação Getulio Vargas
‘Doing Business in Brazil’-Programm Fundação Getulio Vargas
CAS Energy Management Executive School University of St.Gallen
PhD International Business University of St.Gallen
Dipl.-Kfm. (Master equivalent) University of Mannheim
Master exchange University of St.Gallen
B.A. University of Applied Sciences of Ingolstadt
Commercial headquarters apprenticeship Siemens AG (‘Stammhauslehre’)
Professional Career
Several assigments (industry, consulting, public administration)
Teaching Activities Strategic management of utility companies (3,196)
Projects
Affiliations
  • swissesco – Energy Performance Contracting in Switzerland  
  • Lateinamerika Verein e.V.
Awards Latin America Award of the University of St.Gallen 2014
Talks