stars develops better leaders of the next generation and wants to be the premier platform for these future leaders


  1. Clear focus on talents who are typically 1-2 Levels below C-level, nominated by their top management and have the potential to move up to C-level in the next few years.
  2. stars organizes three annual symposia in Switzerland, Singapore and China. In addition, the stars alumni benefit from regular meetings in the regional stars alumni chapters and from the annual stars alumni study tours.
  3. The stars symposia and the stars alumni activities help prepare proven “Leaders of the Next Generation” for their global leadership roles by:
    • Enhancing a better understanding of the economic, scientific, political, cultural and social challenges, which will impact business and organizations in the next 3-5 years,
    • Broadening their horizons through interdisciplinary and intercultural dialogue with peers and global leaders from all fields,
    • Contributing to their personal development to drive responsible and sustainable actions.

stars at a glance

Coming Events

upon invitation only

stars Shanghai alumni chapter meeting
8 May 2020, 18.00-21.00

stars Beijing alumni chapter meeting
14 May 2020, 18.00-21.00

stars Singapore alumni chapter meeting 2020
Closing the Research, Innovation and Enterprise Loop
22 June 2020 (tbc), 18.00-21.00
UBS Business University @ Command House, Singapore

stars Switzerland symposium 2020
Fast Forward to the Future
19-22 September 2020
Schaffhausen, Vienna House and Stein am Rhein, Buergerasyl