«Tomorrow’s bank needs a smart core system – flexible, quick, secure and cost-efficient.»
Clemens Eckert manages Swisscom’s Core Banking division. Together with his team – comprising over 300 bank and IT experts – he is on the job every day on behalf of around 100 banks and their IT needs. They operate core solutions such as Avaloq and Finnova, refine them and integrate peripheral systems. Together with the banks, they also work on approaches to solutions for the banking IT of the future – neutrally and independently. Before Clemens started at Swisscom, he worked as Head of Business Technology Initiatives at Credit Suisse/Clariden Leu and as Head of Operations for Centrum Bank Switzerland. Previously, he had supported financial companies as a consultant at Accenture. Clemens’ degree is as a business engineer for electrical engineering from TU Darmstadt, after which he obtained a doctorate in business information technology from the Universities of St. Gallen and Leipzig.