"It’s not the strongest of species that survives nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change."
Leon C. Megginson
Scope of Mandates
We work with enterprises, small businesses and startups
We enable large organizations to engage and empower entrepreneurial employees, transform culture, learn and evolve to create shared value.
We accompany startups and small businesses to successfully and sustainably scale from idea to impact.
We orchestrate win-win collaborations between corporates, startups, institutions and investors.
Selection of Testimonials
Corporate startup: digital & business model innovation
Intrapreneurship and lean innovation implementation
Evolution to a learning organization
Intrapreneurship program and innovation coaching
Validate key customer challenges, market segments and value proposition with intrapreneurs in cyber risk services
Organizational design and setup support
Leadership mentoring program:
Keynote speaker on organizational transformation towards a learning and innovation culture
Executive leadership coaching and development
Learning Innovation Lab ("InnoLab") strategy and setup
Blockchain technology & partnerships exploration
Innovation and change management coaching
Strategy, business model & plan, investor pitch deck
Marketing, communication and sales strategy & plan
Strategic partnerships with key players in education
Strategic advisory & sparring
Lean startup business coaching
“SwissLEAP have been instrumental in paving the way for our transformation. Re-igniting our shared team and brand vision, they drove our digital portfolio extension with new business models, instilled the lean startup and corporate entrepreneurship spirit and connected us with promising startups.”
Director Migros Club Schools and Leisure Parks
Federation of Migros Cooperatives
“It was such a pleasure to have you as a very valuable sparring partner with us during this sprint phase. You understood, challenged and inspired us. Thank you very much!”
Service Manager Cyber Risk
“I was privileged to work with Oliver in coaching / mentoring sessions. The know-how he brings along, together with his inspirational way of tackling daily challenges, helps to better navigate fast paced environments. He brings elements that offer holistic win win solutions for all stakeholders.
I very much enjoyed the professional and pleasant interaction with him and the immediate impact on the outcome.”
Head of Product Line Management Process
IIC-INTERSPORT International Corporation GmbH
“SwissLEAP is a valued sparring partner for topics related to innovation, especially for establishing an innovation team and exploring new business opportunities. Oliver has a great deal of experience in corporate entrepreneurship and Business growth and a strong expertise in education. He provides us with a valuable external perspective and new learnings.“
Head of InnoLab
Migros Club School, FMC
"SwissLEAP have done an outstanding job. We mandated Oliver as Chief Marketing Officer, strategic advisor and coach for our blockchain-based on-demand education marketplace, to bring our marketing and product to the next level.
He helped create a lot of value across our startup. Passionately contributing to and sharing our vision, mission and values, Oliver was driving customer-centric learning, streamlining processes and aligning strategy and execution.”
CEO & Co-Founder
CEO & Co-Founder
“Oliver Durrer is a problem-solver, an inspiring mentor and a brilliant lean startup enthusiast. He knows how to address the day-to-day challenges of a small new business as much as he can navigate complex corporate environments. He combines innovation, pragmatic execution and rigorous lean startup methodology into a winning strategy. Working with Oliver is a tremendous pleasure, a wonderful learning experience and very inspiring. Looking forward to continuing our exciting cooperation!”