Keynote-Speakers „Build Emotional Resilience“
We are pleased and proud to present the experienced and well-known keynote speakers:
Venture Capitalist & Global No. 1 Fintech
AI and Blockchain Influencer
Spiros Margaris, venture capitalist, futurist, keynote speaker and senior advisor (some of the advisory mandates: wefox Group, SparkLabs Global, MediaStalker, winday, GOKONG, Yield Growth and F10 Accelerator), is the founder of Margaris Ventures, and is the first international influencer to achieve ‘The Triple Crown’ ranking.
He was ranked the international № 1 FinTech, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence (AI) influencer by Onalytica. He regularly appears in the top three positions of established global industry influencer rankings.
He is a keynote speaker at international FinTech and InsurTech conferences. He also gave a TEDxAcademy Talk. He published an AI white paper “Machine learning in financial services: Changing the rules of the game,” for the enterprise software vendor SAP.
Linkedin: Spiros Margaris
CEO Brainforce Gruppe
Interim Management Services
Martin Schneider is a M.S. graduate from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH, with a post-graduate M.S. Degree from University of California and an M.B.A. from Stanford University.
His professional career started at Motor Columbus Consulting Engineering. He then served for ten years at ABB and ALSTOM in various global functions up to the senior management level with a strong focus on Asia/China.
He also restructured as the CEO a USA-based access control SME company and relocated its production to Asia. Since 2004, he is the CEO of the BRAINFORCE Group, and since 2007 its owner.
Brainforce, based in Zurich/Switzerland was established in 1979. It assumes management responsibilities at the middle and top Management Levels worldwide – on short notice and for a mutually defined time frame. The Brainforce Interim Management Business Model builds on quality, speed, flexibility, confidentiality, responsibility and results orientation.
The BRAINFORCE M.A.S.T.E.R.3-Pool contains in excess of 6,500 carefully selected and specialized interim managers and project managers with many years of industry-critical professional experience. More than 4,000 mandates completed successfully. Brainforce operates ten own locations in Switzerland, Germany, Austria, the Baltics, Russia, South Africa, Thailand, China, and two associate locations in Portugal and Japan.
Martin H. Bidermann
Partner at Rahn+Bodmer Co.
Switzerlands oldest Private Bank
Martin H. Bidermann gained experience as a securities trader first in North America and then in the Far East, after obtaining a degree in Commerce. He joined Rahn+Bodmer Co. in 1986, becoming the third-generation representative of his family to do so. Martin is a mountaineering enthusiast and dedicates his time as honorary president of the foundation council to the non-profit organisation Right To Play, Switzerland.
Rahn+Bodmer: Founded in 1750 Rahn+Bodmer Co is an independent family business and Zurich’s oldest private bank. Rahn+Bodmer Co ’s core skill is personalised asset management and includes also succession planning, tax advisory and financial planning. As traditional private bankers, the partners of Rahn+Bodmer are individually liable with their personal wealth. The five partners represent the third and the fourth generation of their respective families.