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


Prime access to talent

You will be granted access to CVs of the delegation member (around 80) students from various disciples. As the delegation is an exclusive selection of talented students in their final year you may find the perfect candidate for one of you vacancies among them.


We offer you a superb opportunity to promote your company to future graduates, academics, and guest speakers. Your brand will be promoted during the duration of the project on our website, in newsletters, on our social media platforms and through PR articles.

Knowledge transfer

Knowledge transfer between you and FHNW – the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland is one of the largest and most innovative institutions of its kind and possesses a vast pool of knowledge which you can access.


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.


Endress+Hauser is a global leader in measurement instrumentation, services and solutions for industrial process engineering. The company provides process solutions for flow, level, pressure, analytics, temperature, recording and digital communications, optimizing processes in terms of economic efficiency, safety and environmental impact. Their customers come from a wide variety of industries, including chemical, petrochemical, food & beverage, oil & gas, water & wastewater, power & energy and life sciences.

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.


Franke is a world leading provider of products and solutions for residential kitchens and bathrooms, professional foodservice, coffee preparation, beverage delivery and semi-/public washrooms. The Group consists of five businesses: Franke Kitchen Systems, Franke Foodservice Systems, Franke Water Systems, Franke Coffee Systems and Franke Beverage Systems.

What initially began with a few kilograms of import goods, grew in the 30 past years continously to a successful medium-sized comapny with its headquarters in Langenthal, 5 shops within Switzerland, 3 own production farms in India and Sri Lanka and a very own restaurant in Utzenstorf.


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.

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.

Trauffer Wooden toys has a long tradition since 1938. Every Swiss child knows the little spotted cow with the golden bell. Trauffer the ORIGINAL produced at the children’s dream factory.

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.

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.