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Christoph Aeschlimann

Head of IT, Network & Infrastructure

Member of the Group Executive Board since February 2019
Born 1977
Swiss citizen
Degree in computer science (Dipl. Ing.), Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne
MBA, McGill University

Portrait Christoph Aeschlimann

“We invest in new technologies to offer our customers the best in a networked world.”

Christoph Aeschlimann has been Head of the IT, Network and Infrastructure division and a member of the Swisscom Group Executive Board since 2019. He completed his degree in computer science at the Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne and gained an MBA from McGill University in Canada. He began his professional career as a software developer at financial services provider Odyssey. After a short period with innovation services provider Zühlke, he returned to Odyssey, where he held a number of management positions. Before joining Swisscom, he worked for software developer ERNI in different managerial positions, initially as Managing Director Switzerland, then as CEO of the group.

Career


2001–2004 Software Development Manager, Odyssey Asset Management Systems

2006–2007 Business Unit Manager, Zühlke Group

2007–2008 Area Services Manager, Odyssey Financial Technologies

2008–2011 Senior Account Manager EMEA, Odyssey Financial Technologies

2011–2012 Head of Switzerland and General Manager DACH & CIS, BSB

2012–2014 Business Area Manager, ERNI Group

2014–2017 Managing Director Schweiz, ERNI Group

2017–2018 CEO, ERNI Group

Since February 2019 Head of the IT, Network & Infrastructure division, Swisscom Ltd
  Since February 2019 Member of the Swisscom Group Executive Board

Shareholding

145 (as at 31.12.2020)

Other significant activity

  • Member of the CIO Advisory Board of Dell