Peter Rohner has launched and owned several IT companies since 1988. He is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Business Engineering Group (BEG). For decades, he has been committed to good conditions for business, entrepreneurship and start-ups, for example as a board member of the Thurgau Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK) or in the Start-up Network Thurgau. He is also an adjunct professor at the HSG, where he has been teaching since 2005. Together with Prof. Dr. Robert Winter, with whom he shares a strong interest in enterprise transformation and complex large-scale projects, Peter Rohner heads the Competence Center for "Business Innovation Excellence" (CC BIE). There, he ensures "impact" through the transfer of knowledge between research and practice.