Management and Board of Directors

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Dr. Christoph Gebald

Director, Founder and Member of the Board

Christoph Gebald is a mechanical engineer (ETH Zurich and UC Berkeley) and holds an MSc with distinction and a PhD from ETH Zurich. Together with Jan, Christoph is responsible for the management of the company.

Dr. Christoph Gebald

Director and Founder

Christoph Gebald is a mechanical engineer (ETH Zurich and UC Berkeley) and holds an MSc with distinction and a PhD from ETH Zurich. Together with Jan, Christoph is responsible for the management of the company.

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Dr. Jan Wurzbacher

Director, Founder and Member of the Board

Jan Wurzbacher is a mechanical engineer (ETH Zurich and University of New South Wales, Sydney) and holds an MSc with distinction and a PhD from ETH Zurich. Together with Christoph, Jan is responsible for the management of the company. 

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Dominique Kronenberg

COO

Dominique Kronenberg holds an MSc in Mechanical Engineering from ETH Zurich. Dominique is responsible for business development, finance, and HR.

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Dr. Rainer A. Rueppel

Member of the Board

Dr. Rueppel is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor with a focus on technology and finance. He is a founder or co-founder of several companies and holds several board positions.   

His background is computer science and applied mathematics. He holds a Ph.D. from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) and was Assistant Professor at the University of California in San Diego (UCSD). 

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Christoph Bechtler

Member of the Board

Christoph Bechtler is founder of several ecommerce businesses in Switzerland. He holds positions as managing partner of windeln.ch AG, board member of carry n cash AG and Hesta Services AG.

Christoph Bechtler studied at the University of St. Gallen and has 3 years experience in consulting at Bain & Company.

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Dr. iur. Martin Burkhardt

Member of the Board

Dr. Burkhardt is Partner at Lenz & Staehelin where he represents parties in commercial litigation and international arbitration. He also sits as arbitrator. His practice areas include dispute resolution, international legal assistance, contract and commercial, international private law, insolvency and restructuring as well as internal investigations.

He studied law at the University of St.Gallen (lic. iur.) and the University of California Berkeley Law School (LL.M.). He holds a L.D. from the University of St.Gallen (Dr. iur.) and has been admitted to the New York Bar and the Zurich Bar.