The value of a network is the only constant.

Dr. Thomas Borer

As a former Ambassador of Switzerland to Germany and head of the task force „Switzerland - Second World War“, Dr. Thomas Borer is well known far beyond Swiss borders. Due to his high profile, Dr. Borer enjoys privileged access to most decision-makers in the public, private and media sectors and has an unparalleled private network in Germany and Switzerland with large international corporations and their executives.

Based on my experience in international diplomacy, I maintain high-profile contacts with top-level decision makers from business, politics and the media.

Thomas Borer has been working as a strategic consultant for over 18 years and holds national and international mandates in the fields of public affairs, business development and private equity. In comparison to other consultants, Dr. Borer knows the practice in government, parliament, administration, supervisory authorities and international organisations up close from his 20-year diplomatic career.

Learn More  

Our Services

Public Affairs

In today‘s uncertain, volatile and complex environment, it is mission critical to effectively represent your interests with your stakeholders in politics, media and society. Dr. Borer Consulting helps its clients to achieve their goals by managing their reputation, building trust and mitigating issues that directly affect their business.


Private Equity and M&A

Attractive value creation opportunities are often hidden within broad networks of investors and entrepreneurs. Dr. Borer Consulting strategically supports its clients in identifying, accessing and acting on these opportunities. It represents investors at any stage of a transaction process lifecycle from acquisition to divestment.


Business Development

Developing your business and meeting the relevant companies and individuals is often frustrating and time intensive. Leveraging its unique global network, Dr. Borer Consulting offers its clients privileged access to decision-makers of private businesses and politics. For our clients, we create unique opportunities and build networks.


The Team

The mandates our clients entrust us with are strategically important to their businesses. Navigating their challenges successfully becomes our common journey, and our clients can count on a dedicated and highly-qualified team of consultants and advisors. Our interdisciplinary and dynamic team can draw on diverse backgrounds and experiences to accomplish our mission.


Selected mandates – clients we work with or have worked for


Zurück zum Dschungel

Read More
Read More Articles  

The Swiss Innovation Paradox

Read More

Frankreich scheitert an der eigenen Geschichte

Read More

International Network

Through our strong ties with Edelman, we have established a comprehensive cooperation both in Switzerland as well as internationally. Dr. Borer Consulting provides a strong local network in politics and the media in Switzerland and Edelman the international reach to create business opportunities in the public affairs and public relations branches and to support our clients on a global level.

Edelman is the largest independent PR and marketing agency in the world and partners with businesses, organizations and individuals to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman is an independent, family-run company and enjoys an excellent reputation internationally.

Where are we?

Dr Borer Consulting is a boutique consultancy, specialised in Public Affairs, Business Development and Private Equity. You will find us in Thalwil on the shores of the beautiful lake Zurich, Switzerland. At the heart of Europe, Zurich offers access to the European and Swiss market and combines international businesses with liberal political structures. Dr. Borer Consulting
Seestrasse 83
8800 Thalwil