The team of the StartWeek consists of the core team and student project managers.

Core Team of the StartWeek

Prof. Dr. Roman Capaul is academic director of the Assessment Year and StartWeek. He teaches as titular professor of Business Administration with special emphasis on business education at the University of St.Gallen and is a member of the directorate at the Institute for Business Education. He is the author of several textbooks. Roman Capaul is responsible for the academic orientation of StartWeek.

Dipl.- Soz.- Wiss. Miriam Mrisi is project manager of the StartWeek and has been part of the team since 2011 She studied social sciences at the University of Duisburg and has lived in Switzerland since 2009. For the StartWeek, Miriam Mrisi is responsible for team management and overall conception. She enjoys spending taking long walks with her dog, Carl-Heinz.

Severin Fässler B.A. HSG has been working at the StartWeek since 2021. For the first two years, he was part of the student team. Having completed his Bachelor's degree in Law at the HSG, he is now pursuing his Master's studies. For the StartWeek, Severin Fässler is responsible for room and time planning. Aside from his studies, Severin Fässler plays and conducts music in various ensembles.

Silvan Zeller B.A. HSG has been a member of the StartWeek team since 2020. For the first two years he was part of the student team. Currently, he is in the Master's program Business Innovation and is undergoing additional training in business education at the HSG. At StartWeek, Silvan Zeller develops the case study and is co-responsible for the training of the tutors. Consequently, he bears didactic responsibility together with Maria Camilla Fuchs at the StartWeek. In his free time, he plays soccer for FC Adligenswil.

Student project managers of the StartWeek