Sharecon behind the scenes: Roger Basler

Roger Basler 2016_smallWho are you in one sentence?

An entrepreneur and author who got influenced by the sharing idea a few years ago and is developing for example the service of Teslasharing in this regard.

What is your background?

I support small enterprises with their daily challenges in strategy finding, digital marketing, social media, e-commerce and business development for IoT and the Sharing Economy since 2010. I studied international management in Switzerland and Spain and was working abroad from 2005 to 2010.

What is Sharing Economy for you?

Its not only a chance, its a paradigm shift in the maximal usage of services of goods. It is not less for many, but more for all. Developing new business models is a big chance that lifts up small and medium enterprises all over the world.

Whats the future of the Sharing Economy?

Sharing always was a natural part of our daily life. It will however, be more institutionalised, fragmented and cheaper for each and one of us.

If you could change one thing in the world, what would it be?

Failing is an option but not in Europe – let’s embrace it as society but also as individuals.

Sharecon behind the scenes: Frank Wolff

portrait-frank-wolffWho are you in one sentence?

Sharing Economy entrepreneur who got infected by the sharing- and crowdsourcing virus a few years ago and who is now enthused about pushing initiatives within that area.

What is your background?

Studies of Banking and Finance and a track record of more than 15 years in banks. Visiting professor for Quality Management and Service Excellence in Lucerne and Co-Founder of the Sharing Economy Night Basel. Active christian, wine lover, vintage car fan.

What is Sharing Economy for you?

A tremendous chance for a new economic era offering not only a more efficient but above all a more fair and even distribution of resources and wealth. A chance that may well be missed though and even end up in the opposite.

Whats the future of the Sharing Economy?

Sharing will become a natural part of our every day’s life. Not to share will become too expensive. Sharing will never disappear again. Hopefully we will do the right thing out of it!

If you could change one thing in the world, what would it be?

Let’s implement a Rewind Button in order to give everybody a second try.