Business Excellence

Start-up assistance for optimal requirements engineering

Zühlke helped Swiss Life to develop skills and expertise in the field of business requirements engineering. The client benefited from training featuring an internationally accredited curriculum.

Client Benefits

  • Know-how transfer from Zühlke to Swiss Life.
  • Higher efficiency in analysis and specifications for IT applications.
  • Improved communication through interdisciplinary understanding of business requirements engineering.


Swiss Life implemented business requirements engineering in its project management process. Zühlke provided support with the rollout of the updated process with a three-day training course designed specifically for Swiss Life and based on the curriculum applicable to the internationally accredited qualification of Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering, Foundation Level. The activities were integrated into the project workflow at Swiss Life and illustrated with own documents.


Zühlke developed a course of training with two levels: Training for beginners (basic) and for staff with prior knowledge of business dddrequirements engineering (advanced). Swiss Life also offered interested participants the opportunity to obtain the International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB) qualification of Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering Foundation Level.


Photo: Mr Philipp Harrschar

Philipp Harrschar

Partner and Director Business Development
Insurance & Banking