President Swisscleantech, founder and managing director Foundation for Global Sustainability
Nick Beglinger is the founder and managing director of the Zurich based foundation FFGS and also serves as the president of the swisscleantech association. Nick grew up in Zurich. He graduated from the London School of Economics (LSE) with a Master’s degree in Economics and also obtained a Master’s degree in Management from the Community of European Management Schools (CEMS, Paris). In the past, he has worked for McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group und ING Bank. Nick also founded a software company in Asia which he later sold. As a founding member and partner of the Swiss consulting firm Maxmakers AG he has been involved in complex real estate and infrastructure projects in numerous countries, such as China, Vietnam, Korea, Oman, Iran and Iraq.