The Chair Management of Network Industries of Prof. Matthias Finger organized a one-week training program for 18 Directors of India Post which took place from 15-20 February in Lausanne, Bern and Paris.
According to the topic “Organizational transformation – Leading and managing change”, the participants from India Post could profit from high-level speakers of the postal industry, among others from Mr. Herbert-Michael Zapf, CEO of IPC (International Post Corporation), Mr. Elmar Toime, former CEO of New Zealand Post, Mr. Roberto Giacchi, CEO of Poste Mobile or Mr. Wofgang Lehmacher, CEO of GeoPost. In addition to the three days in Lausanne, visits to Swiss Post in Bern including the new letter sorting center in Eclépens and to La Poste in Paris completed the program.
“It was a great honor to train the Top Managers of India Post, an institution of a tremendous dimension with its 155’000 post offices and 600’000 employees. We have taken a step forward to offer the expertise in International Postal Management of the Chair MIR and it is good to see that the participants were delighted of the Training Program at the EPFL.“ comments Erik Swars, Managing Director, Executive Master in International Postal Management and responsible for the program for India Post.