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UMI ASIA AG in Zurich serves as the headquarter. We take care about our European clients and manage the business with our subsidiaries in Asia.

In case that companies in Asia look for a market entry into Europe, UMI ASIA AG serves as the Umbrella Company for the Asian company and provides all the services that are part of the Umbrella Concept offering. This may include the compilation of a market entry study as a first step.

Dr. Urs-Peter Wepfer
Dr. Urs-Peter Wepfer, Managing Director and Chairman of the Board
UMI ASIA AG; Stockstrasse 28; 8330 Pfäffikon/ ZH; Switzerland

Dr. oec. HSG Urs-Peter Wepfer is an entrepreneur, consultant and trainer. As operational director of UMI ASIA AG in Zurich, he specializes in internationalization processes and accompanies companies in complex company development projects. The focus is on strategy support, organization development and corporate culture (intercultural team development).
Dr. Urs-Peter Wepfer is Chairman of the Board of Directors of United Machinery AG, Zurich and as „Official S-GE Expert“ a well renowned specialist in internationalization within the Pool of Experts of Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE).
Dr. Wepfer has many years of experience in marketing and communication as well as in the development and management of subsidiaries of international corporations (MettlerToledo, Hilti, etc.) as well as SME’s (dissertation on “internationalization”).
His references include important companies in Switzerland, among others Bank Julius Baer, ​​DaimlerChrysler, Swiss Dairy Food, Hirslanden Holding, Stadtwerke Wil SG.
He has trained students in human resources in corporate policy, business and organizational development as well as project management. He has been a guest lecturer at the University of St. Gallen (Executive MBE / Intercultural Team Development).

Prof. Dr. Rolf-Dieter Reineke
Prof. Dr. Rolf-Dieter Reineke, Managing Director and Vice-Chairman of the Board
UMI ASIA AG; Stockstrasse 28; 8330 Pfäffikon/ ZH; Switzerland

During his 30 years of practice as a consultant, trainer and entrepreneur Prof. Dr. Rolf-Dieter Reineke worked in more than 40 countries, with a regional focus on ASEAN countries. As Managing Director of UMI ASIA AG in Zurich he is dealing with business development and monitoring of project execution. His functional expertise covers internationalization and intercultural management, entrepreneurship, strategy, change and cooperation management.
His responsibilities as a Professor at the School of Business of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW) includes the offshore MBA programs of FHNW in ASEAN countries and the SwissInnovation Challenge in Switzerland, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
Prof. Reineke is also Founder and Board Member of several companies in the consulting and other service sectors in Europe and Asia. Previously he had positions in various universities and major consulting companies such as Gemini Consulting (Cap Gemini).
Prof. Reineke received his Master Degree in Economics and his Ph.D. in International Management from the University of Münster / Germany.