An external evaluation in 2012 shows that the consulting assignments of senior experts make an important contribution to companies.
Results of the 2012 evaluation
The external evaluation demonstrates that SEC achieves sustainable positive outcomes with the SMEs it advises. The following modifications were observed in the SMEs advised by SEC experts:
- 49% increased their profits.
- 39% created new jobs.
- 82% registered a general improvement in quality.
- 77% indicated sustainable improvements of their employees’ know-how.
- 77% were more competitive in the market.
External return study
A study on the experts’ return confirms that the senior experts have high-level cultural competences and play an important role in raising awareness in Switzerland.
Caption: SEC expert Josef Böhni on a consultancy assignment in Panama in 2014.