With your support you enable future business people from one of the best Universities of Applied Sciences and Arts in Switzerland to obtain first-hand experience in one of the fastest emerging markets, do develop their intercultural skills and to strenghten their international orientation.

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”Focus India is a remarkable project. By executing such a project, FHNW shows that it has understood the opportunities as well as the special challenges of today’s business life. International collaboration already is and will be a key for doing effective business. I believe that India will play an even more important role in the future.”

Andreas Volz, Senior Manager Accenture


From a Human Resource perspective

We have talent

From an Employer Branding perspective

We capture attention

From a Growth perspective

We create knowledge

  • Get prime access to more than 10’000 talented and motivated students form 4 different campuses and 6 fields of studies

  • Get direct access to potential future employees. You will be granted access to CV’s of all delegation members (around 80 students).
    You may find the perfect candidate for one of your vacancies among the exclusive selection of talented students in their final year.

  • We provide you with a superb opportunity to promote your company to future talented graduates, and renowned guest speakers

  • A platform to present your organization at our preparatory and onsite seminar

  • Engage with talented students at our Career Fair

  • Social media publicity

  • You benefit from knowledge transfer and networking opportunities thanks to Focus India and the FHNW

  • Knowledge creation through collaboration


Accenture is one of the world’s leading organizations providing management consulting, technology and outsourcing services, with more than 305,000 employees; offices and operations in more than 200 cities in 56 countries; and net revenues of $30.0 billion for fiscal 2014. Their four growth platforms: Accenture Strategy, Accenture Digital, Accenture Technology, Accenture Operations, are the innovation engines through which they build world-class skills and capabilities; develop knowledge capital; and create, acquire and manage key assets central to the development of integrated services and solutions for their clients. Having such an innovative partner on board is of paramount importance for the core existence of Focus India.


Schindler manufactures, installs, services and modernizes elevators, escalators and moving walks for almost every type of building requirement worldwide. The company specializes in the latest-technology engineering, as well as mechanical and microprocessor technology products designed and rigorously tested for safety, comfort, efficiency and reliability. Inspired by the vision of being the best service provider in the industry for its customers, Schindler will continue in the future to develop highly innovative and user-friendly mobility solutions and to deliver these to the world market.

Sulzer Chemtech is a leading player in the fields of process technology and separation towers, as well as two-component mixing and dispensing systems. Their customers benefit from advanced solutions in the fields of process and separation technology, as well as two-component mixing and dispensing systems. Their global network ensures local knowledge and competence.


The goal of the company, from the beginning, has been to produce value-added products for customers, that are friendly for humans and the environment. This pioneering spirit and constant will for innovation, runs through the company’s history like a thread.


The Swiss Re Group is a leading wholesale provider of reinsurance, insurance and other insurance-based forms of risk transfer. Dealing direct and working through brokers, its global client base consists of insurance companies, mid-to-large-sized corporations and public sector clients. From standard products to tailor-made coverage across all lines of business, Swiss Re deploys its capital strength, expertise and innovation power to enable the risk taking upon which enterprise and progress in society depend.

LEONI is a worldwide supplier of wires, optical fibres, cables, cable systems and associated services to the automobile and other industries. As a leading European cable manufacturer for communications and infrastructure projects, LEONI offers complete high-quality solutions that meet an extremely wide range of requirements. Their challenge is to achieve the environmentally-friendly technologies and sustainable products that will meet world-wide market trends, such as globalisation, industrialisation and automation, environmental awareness and a shortage of resources, mobility, urbanisation and demographic change.


Burckhardt Compression is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of reciprocating compressors, committed to professional excellence, and is recognized as the only compressor manufacturer of a complete series of labyrinth piston compressors, process gas compressors, hyper compressors and compressors for marine and offshore applications.


Die Experten für energieeffizientes, gesundes und energieunabhängiges Bauen. Architektur mit Fachkompetenz und Leistungsnachweis aus über 90 Neubauten und Modernisierungen im Bereich Minergie-, Minergie-P-, Passivhaus- und PlusEnergie-Haus-Standard.

In 1884, the Swiss pioneer Karl Elsener founded his cutler’s business. A few years later, he paved the way for an unparalleled company history by developing the legendary «Original Swiss Army Knife». Today, Victorinox produces and sells unique, high quality products worldwide which are of practical use in differing areas of life: Swiss Army Knives, Cutlery, Watches, Travel Gear, Apparel and Fragrances.

The brothers Robert and Max Frey laid the foundation for Chocolat Frey’s success story in 1887. Their passion for the finest chocolate products still lives on today and is expressed in every single product made by Chocolat Frey. For more than 125 years all of Frey’s chocolate products have been a hundred per cent manufactured in Switzerland. High-grade ingredients are used, for example the finest cocoa beans. In the processing, too, nothing is left to chance.

Die Genossenschaft besteht aus 92 Mitgliedern, davon sind 48 Traubenproduzenten. Diese bewirtschaften im Schenkenbergertal, nach IP Richtlinien, rund 35 ha der Rebflächen von Schinznach-Dorf, Oberflachs, Thalheim und Auenstein. Aus Elfingen, Habsburg, Hottwil (Wessenberg), Remigen (Rütiberg) und Tegerfelden übernehmen wir Trauben.


economiesuisse is the umbrella organisation of Swiss companies. The organisation represents economic interests before the Federal Authorities and takes action on a national and international level. economiesuisse acts as a mouthpiece for companies in public and provides the media, politicians and interested citizens with comprehensive information.