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Management Team

Management Team

Adrian Zwingli, Chairman

Adrian Zwingli has extensive entrepreneurial and technological experience. The focus of his activities is on: Digital Disruption and Transformation, modern and agile organizational forms, High Performance Leadership and Entrepreneurship. In addition to his passion as Chairman of SwissQ, Adrian teaches at various universities, technical colleges and executive schools on the topics of digitalisation, leadership and agility. He holds an MBA in General Management and leads the IMD High Performance Leadership Alumni in Zurich. His personal mantra is “Why not now”.

Silvio Moser, CTO

Silvio Moser is the co-founder of SwissQ. He has built and further developed the company with Adrian Zwingli since 2006. In his career spanning over 20 years, he got to know software development in its entire diversity: as a developer, business analyst, tester, and project leader. He has worked in various consulting and management positions in software quality assurance since 1997, including head of the test competence centre of a major corporation. As CTO, he takes care of the proper functioning of the infrastructure of the company, and supports his colleagues in the development of new services and training courses. He is a management consultant and continues to work as a speaker as well. Silvio holds a Swiss federal diploma in business informatics and a master in business process engineering.

Peter Zuber, Managing Director

Peter Zuber is Managing Director of SwissQ and responsible for the operational management of the SwissQ Finance Consulting division. Together with the Executive Board, he continues to drive SwissQ’s growth. Peter Zuber has many years of international experience in the service business, most recently as Managing Director Financial Technology at a leading Swiss software specialist. Previously, Peter Zuber held positions such as Managing Director International Consulting and Business Development, Leader Strategic Digital Initiatives or Group Customer Officer with a Swiss IT consulting specialist as a Member of Executive Management. His specialty is the development and empowerment of distributed organizations in agile and digital transformations. In addition, he teaches at the Swiss Institute of Business Administration (SIB) in the course Dipl. Chief Digital Officer NDS HF.

Reto Maduz, COO and Partner

As COO and Partner, Reto Maduz is in charge of the operational management of the SwissQ consulting division. Together with the executive board, he drives the growth of SwissQ. Before taking over his position as COO, he worked as a business unit manager at Zühlke and as a software developer, quality manager, and project leader at various international companies. He co-founded the Swiss ICT division “Lean, Agile & Scrum” in 2009, which by now has become the largest Agile community in Switzerland. Since 2012 he and his working group organizes the annual IT acquisition conference. He speaks on conferences, universities and as client trainer about agility, software engineering and IT acquisition. Reto Maduz studied electrical engineering HTL in the field of computer technology at HSR and completed his post graduate studies in the field of service management at PHW with a degree in business engineering FH.

Urs Schmied, Area Head Ost

Urs Schmied (born 1966) joined SwissQ in July 2021 and is responsible for the areas Energy, Finance and Crowd. Together with the executive board, he drives the growth of SwissQ.
Previously, he held leading positions in sales and consulting at various international IT companies, including IBM, where he was responsible for the software services business for a long time. In the last 4 years at IBM, he was responsible for the Partner Ecosystem. Further stations in leading positions in project management, consulting and sales were Cognos, BEA Systems, abaXX Technology and Winterthur Versicherungen.
Urs Schmied is married and has 2 children, he holds a degree in business informatics, in his free time he likes to play golf and spends a lot of time in the mountains hiking, skiing, ski touring and cross country skiing.