Dr. oec. HSG Peter Gut
Managing Director/Partner GCS Gut Consulting St. Gallen
+41 71 260 24 91
GCS Gut Consulting St. Gallen
Fellenbergstrasse 65f
CH-9000 St. Gallen
German, English, French, Italien (Basic knowledge)

Peter Gut had various turnaround and succession planning mandates as managing director.


He has held various board positions, among others with the Rotary Club, the Interessengemeinschaft der Wirtschaft der Stadt St. Gallen (IGW) and the Gemeinnützige und Hilfsgesellschaft der Stadt St. Gallen (schools for the disabled, homes for the elderly, Brockenhaus etc.).

University of St. Gallen (HSG)1978 - 1981

PhD Program

University of St. Gallen (HSG)1971 - 1976

Studies of economics and business administration

High School St. Gallen1970

Swiss Matura Type B

GCS Gut Consulting St. GallenAb 2005

Management consultancy, supervisory board mandates, co-owner GCS Gut Consulting St. Gallen

EBRD Mandate2016

EBRD Mandate as Senior Advisor in Gaziantep, Turkey, chocolate production

University of St. Gallen (HSG)2010 - 2015

Director of Administration at the Institute for Information Systems, University of St. Gallen (HSG)

FMCG Mandate2000 - 2005

Mandate as CEO of a major Swiss distributor of FMCG products. This mandate ended successfully in 2005.

This mandate served to transfer the management within the owner family from father to son. The company under the management of the son is still successfully active in the market.

EBRD Mandate1997 - 1999

Mandates in the areas:

- Printed circuit board production (Germany)

- Chocolate production, Kazakhstan (EBRD mandate)

MAESTRANI Schweizer Schokoladen AG1987 - 1997


Medium-sized Swiss chocolate factory with a turnover of 30 million CHF and about 130 employees

MAESTRANI Schweizer Schokoladen AG1985 - 1987

Sales and Marketing Manager

Rank Xerox (Schweiz) AG, Zürich1982 - 1985

Head of marketing small copiers and typewriters

Continental Products Corp. Lyndhurst, N.J., USA und Continental Gummiwerke AG, Hannover/Deutschland1980 - 1981