An experienced entrepreneurial and senior executive with 20+ years of international (Europe, USA, Middle East, South America and South Africa) hands-on expertise in growing successful businesses by inspiring employees, delighting customers and creating and executing highly effective business development strategies.
As a skilled leader in the Defense, Safety and Security industry, his greatest strength is the ability to understand and manage the integration of marketing, sales, operations, customer service (Private, HNWI and Government) and finance to create a thriving organization, increase value and reach high-cost-efficiency, in combination with a top-quality client experience. Strategy-minded and result producing.
Skilled communicator and relationship builder; well-versed in cross-cultural business practice and energetic team builder with proven track record to motivate, train, and direct individuals of all levels to succeed.
Compassionate leader with strong military background (Colonel at Swiss Army), therefore, uniquely positioned to guide complex and interdisciplinary high-level expert teams towards on-time decision-making in regular business, as well as Crisis and Emergency situations under high pressure and in life-threatening scenarios.
Mr. René K. Schwarzenbach graduated from the Vocational Training School, St.Gallen, as Multimedia-Electronic Engineer. After several years in the field of Security and Surveillance Electronics, he moved into the pioneering field of personal Security as well as its Education and Training. He become an expert in this field and is an author of several international recognized books. He was over 10 years the Swiss Chairman of ASIS (American Society for International Security) and is still engaged in several Boards of Expert and Business Associations.