Dr Bert Wolfs

Dr. Bert Wolfs, D. Litt, Ph.D., MDP (Harvard Graduate School of Education), is a founding member of SBS Swiss Business School and holds the position of the Academic Dean and DBA Program Manager at the institution.

Dr. Wolfs is also a lecturer on SBS educational programs with a special interest in entrepreneurship and e-commerce and holds the Albert Einstein Peace Award from IAEWP. Furthermore, he is a certified lecturer of Swiss Vocational Education Training (VET) students.

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • MDP, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Boston, 2009
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), UC, Kentucky, 2015
  • Doctor of Literature (D. Litt), VSK, India, 2014
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), EU, Geneva, 1993
  • Bachelor of Education, PHI, KUL, Belgium, 1990

Honors and Awards

  • Special Price, Belgian-Luxemburg Chamber of Commerce in Switzerland, 2018
  • Acknowledgment from the Latvian Ministry of Education, Minister Sadurskis, 2016
  • Honorary Professor, Russian-Armenian University, 2014.
  • Albert Einstein Peace Award, International Ass. Of World Educators, UN-NGO, 2001


  • Member of Editorial Board of the BA Research Conference.
  • Member of the Belgium-Luxemburg Chamber of Commerce in Switzerland
  • Member of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce

Courses Taught

  • New Venture Creation (taught in Banku Augstskola (Riga), Academy of National Economy (Moscow), RIMS (Bengaluru), KMBS (Kiev).
  • Business Policy and Strategy
  • European and International Business

Research Interest

  • Zurich Airport Region
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Higher Education
  • Digitalization

Recent Publications

Press Review


  • April 11th, 2019: Business Scenarios for the World, SBS Alumni Talk.
  • March 28th, 2019: Speech held at student-led forum, Seeking CSR about Sustainability and Sustainable Development Goals
  • November 8th, 2017: Speech by Dr. Bert Wolfs, to Executive MBA students from IIM, Indore
  • September 9th, 2017: ACBSP Symposium in Chicago


  • Strategy Advisor to CSW, Belgium
  • Entrepreneurial Advisor to several SME’s in Belgium, Switzerland.