Michael Stocker

Dr. Michael Stocker

Dr. Michael Stocker is a Swiss entrepreneur with a Master’s in Business Administration and a PhD from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. Additionally he earned an MBA from the Community of European Management Schools at the University ESADE Barcelona, Spain.

Mr. Stocker started his career at the Boston Consulting Group and the group of Swiss entrepreneur Stephan Schmidheiny.

At the age of 32 he became an adviser on sustainable development and knowledge management for various highly prestigious organizations including the World Bank, United Nations (UNIDO, UNEP, UNCDAT), USAID, the IFC, IDB, The Governments of Switzerland, Germany, Chile, Peru and Brazil among others. In 2004 he founded The Stocker Group S.A and later Stocker Capital (2008) partners. His company executed projects in 22 countries by providing software and know-how for sustainable development projects.

Since 2008 Mr. Stocker focused his activities as private equity investor (Stocker Capital) and has supported the launch and growth of enterprises as investor and board member in a number of markets, including Colombia, Chile, Switzerland, Peru and Brazil. He has lived and worked in all those countries, developing a network of leading international business contacts being involved in software, medical cannabis and social housing projects. Currently he lives and manages his investments and companies out of Colombia and Switzerland.