Barbara Fuchs studied economics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (1986-1992). Her research interests included the interaction of institutions for the socio-economic shaping of technology development and entrepreneurial innovation. After her doctorate she worked as an innovation manager for Swisscom and Microsoft, among others. Since 2017, she has been working as department head for the development and implementation of innovative business models at Ivoclar Vivadent in Schaan. Member of the Board of the Liechtenstein Institute since 2017.