Digital Experts Jury

We have gathered experts from the digital, services and technology world to give added insight into the overall award process. These jury members are dedicated and enthusiastic mentors, available to help promising innovators grow their ideas.

Simon Amstutz - Head of CEM, Market and Communication, Swiss Post Asendia Switzerland
Simon Amstutz

We combine the experience and expertise of our founding companies, La Poste and Swiss Post. As a joint venture, we bring together a wealth of international and local expertise and connections.

Daniel Gamma - Senior Director Corporate Sales, CRIF AG
Daniel Gamma

Specialties: sales and account management, partner management, product management, competitor analysis, project management, negociation, deep product knowledge, motivating people, target setting, purchasing, business development, organizational development

Marco Giusti - Major Account Executive, Akamai Technologies
Marco Giusti

Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere.

Jacob Hoekstra - CEO, Kilpatrick International
Jacob Hoekstra

Jacob has built a reputation with both clients and candidates that are based on superior communication and project results that exceed expectations. Working at the highest levels, he has successfully built teams for early-stage clients as well as reinvigorated established organizations with new talent.

Lorenzo Job - Office Managing Partner, KPMG
Lorenzo Job

Lorenzo has extensive experience in the management and organization of international audits, e.g. coordinating the audit of important participating auditors in Asia, Europe, South and North America. Lead Partner of prestigious international groups closing under IFRS and US GAAP and listed at the Swiss Stock exchange.

Funda John - Country Lead for Consumer, Fashion and Luxury Industry DXC
Funda John

DXC is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change.

Tommy Kelly - CEO, eshopworld
Tommy Kelly

At eShopWorld, our mission is to empower online retailers to succeed globally, by delivering a seamless and glocalized shopping experience that enhances their brand. By “shopping experience,” we mean the complete customer journey, from the first website visit through delivery, including customer service and returns.

Jürg Martin - Founder, MSM Group
Jürg Martin

MSM Group is an inter-disciplinary international team providing professional support in the fields of economics, law and office services. It accompanies businesses during the stages of formation, development and modification/restructuring, as well as in their day-to-day activities in Switzerland and in different dynamic markets.

Nicola Nembrini - CEO, Nembrini Consulting
Nicola Nembrini

Nembrini Consulting SA mainly deal with business consulting for private companies and public institutions, established in Switzerland and beyond.

Marco Novoselac - Partner, Gbf Rechtsanwälte AG
Marco Novoselac

My specialties are: M&A, Aircraft Transactions & Finance, Data Protection & Technology Law, Space Law, Commercial Law, Company Law, Venture Capital, Competition Law. My client basis consists mainly of international companies, family offices and UHNWIs.

David Oberson - Partner - Accounting & Payroll Services, KPMG
David Oberson

KPMG's Global Compliance Management Services (GCMS) practice has a world-wide network of dedicated professionals experiences in navigating the ever changing and challenging tax, payroll and statutory accounting regulatory environment and providing centrally coordinated compliance services to multi-national companies.

Giovanni Putignano - Senior Business Development Manager, Microsoft AG
Giovanni Putignano

Experienced Business Development Executive with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in Major Account Development, Sales, Strategic Account Development, Sales Operations, and Major Accounts. Strong consulting professional with a Associate's Degree focused in Systems Engineering from TBZ Technische Berufsschule Zürich.

Mark Sondermann - Editor in chief, Fashion Magazine
Mark Sondermann

Result-driven pragmatist with a passion for setting up new lines of business. Specialist in intercultural communication as a challenge leading to personal enrichment. Combines number-crunching with a humanistic mindset. Finds the leadership of teams with widely varying skills particularly rewarding.

Marco Zuliani - CTO @ Keros Digital SA
Marco Zuliani

Keros’ Founders and Partners have accumulated relevant experience in the e-commerce industry – having been customer and service provider themselves in previous experiences – and in the enterprise value added software market. 

Alessandro Zoncu - VP of SALES - EMEA, Critical Case
Alessandro Zoncu

In charge for a challenging Sales Management role for more than seven years, with a successful sales track record mostly based on international and prestigious firms, guaranteeing credibility in the international market.