Lizanne Richle


Lizanne Richle Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

  • Contact hours Monday
    Wednesday morning
  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    Office of the Vice-President Research
    Euresearch Büro BFH
    Falkenplatz 16
    3012 Bern


  • Euresearch Company Advisor

  • Supporting companies in the Bern region in finding the right funding opportunity in Horizon Europe or triage to other funding opportunities.

  • Provide support with R&I proposals, budgeting questions as well as pitch training

  • Supporting researchers at the BFH throughout the process: Identifying a call, finding consortia, proposal, budgeting all the way through to the final report.

  • Co-management of the Dossier Research and Innovation for the Research Commission: Spin-offs support, IP Policy etc.

  • European Research & Innovation Programmes,

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiatives

  • Active Partner of the Bern Innovation Ecosystem


  • 2018 - Euresearch Companies Advisor for Research & Innovation, Region Bern, Bern University of Applied Sciences, Vice-rectorate for Research
  • 2015 - 2017 Euresearch SME Advisor for European R&I Programmes & Partner Manager Bern University of Applied Sciences, Business School
  • 2013 - 2015 Event - Conference Coordinator, Project Office Bern University of Applied Sciences, Business School
  • 2000 - 2005 Business Process Manager Xchanging AG, Subsidiary of Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt
  • 1999 - 2000 Corporate Investment Advisor Saambou Bank, South Africa
  • 1994 - 1998 Protocol and State Visit Officer President`s Office of South Africa, Pres. Nelson Mandela
  • 2018 CAS Innovation and Changemanager with Design Thinking Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • 2013 - 2013 Inspiring Leadership through Emotional Intelligence (online) Case Western University
  • 2011 - 2011 Teaching English as a Foreign Language TEFL
  • 1990 - 1993 BA Political Science - International Pretoria University, South Africa

Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • English - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • German - Full professional proficiency
  • Afrikaans - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • French - Limited working proficiency