Dr. Stephan Rothlin


Dr. Stephan Rothlin was born in Zurich. He finished his studies with a PhD in philosophy and economics on the work of Friedrich August von Hayek at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, in 1991. After teaching business ethics and economics at the Universities in Innsbruck and Zurich he moved to Beijing in 1998.

His research interest and his business outreach is focused on the development of ethics in the Asian context especially China and India where he teaches regularly. Along with his Chinese colleagues he is co-founder of the Center for International Business Ethics, CIBE, at the University of Business and Economics in Beijing (www.cibe.org.cn), chairman of the Association for International Business Ethics, AIBE, registered in Hong Kong (www.aibethics.org), as well as co-founder of the Macau Association for Business Ethics, MACASBE, and the Ladanyi-Association registered in Zurich.

Besides his native German Dr. Rothlin is fluent in French, Italian, Spanish, Mandarin and English.