Michael leads the Data, Analytics and AI (DNA) division of Swisscom and is member of the executive board of Swisscom IT, Network & Infrastructure. Previously, Michael led the Digital Enterprise Solutions division of Swisscom and was member of the executive board of Swisscom Enterprise Customer. Prior to that, he headed the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Group at Swisscom. Before joining Swisscom, Michael conducted his doctoral studies at ETH Zurich and MIT in Boston. During his time at ETH, Michael co-founded a startup in marketing analytics. Michael still engages in several research projects and gives lectures at tier-one universities, such as MIT, ETH and EPFL.