As part of the 2021 Board of Directors Conference (VR-Tagung) of the Association of Swiss Electricity Companies (VSE), conference moderator Dr. Ivo Schillig held a panel discussion with Franco Taisch on the topic of leadership - when everything is suddenly no longer...
As part of the Swiss Board School, Franco Taisch gave a lecture on how to shape the board, the challenging nomination of appropriate candidates.
At the IT Sourcing & Business Cloud Forum 2018 Franco Taisch discussed new business models and digital ecosystems, i.p. from a health, finance and media perspective.
As a guest speaker at Rotary, Franco Taisch discussed leading businesses in conflicting areas of entrepreneurial open space, regulatory frameworks and responsibility.
Today and in the past, corporate scandals repeatedly reveal corporate failures, moral misconduct and criminal behavior. Reflection on governance and cooperative governance.
At the 7th Convention on Co-operative Banks of the EACB, Franco Taisch took part in the Panel “Designing new proximity models in the era of digitalisation”.
At the HCM Board Conference 2016 in Zurich, Franco Taisch spoke about navigating in the tension field of entrepreneurial freedom, regulatory framework and responsibility.
As a guest at the International Summit of Cooperatives 2016 in Québec, Franco Taisch discussed with CEOs and board members of leading cooperative banks.
As Chairman of the Steering Committee of the 18th International Conference on Cooperative Studies, Franco Taisch outlined the correlation between company identity and growth in his opening and closing remarks.
In an interview with the NZZ am Sonntag, Franco Taisch talkes about the image, advantages and future prospects of cooperative business models.
In the magazine Finanz und Wirtschaft, Franco Taisch notes that the entrepreneurial freedom of action has diminished, which makes the recruitment of qualified board members more difficult.
In a talk with the Tages-Anzeiger, Franco Taisch questions whether the sheer increase of rules on Corporate Governance actually generates benefits in the light of corporate scandals.
Franco Taisch in a brief interview (02:58′) in the news magazine 10vor10 on July 24, 2015 to the dispute of the Sika Group and its acquisition by Saint-Gobain:
Franco Taisch spoke on how different business models in concert with NGOs and governements can contribute to a balanced economy.
In the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) Franco Taisch gave his view on the corporate dispute between the board of directors of Sika and the family majority sharholder regarding the take-over by Saint-Gobain.
The International Summit of Cooperatives 2014 was committed to shaping the cooperative business model for a global economy of tomorrow. Franco Taisch was invited to speak on the opening panel on sustainable prosperty, challenges for the global economy.
Good corporate governance involves control, but must also leave room for entrepreneurial initiative. Various stakeholders have a role to play. The Notenstein Dialogue of August 2014 is dedicated to the tension between risk control and entrepreneurial freedom.