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IT strategy / IT governance


  • Assisting a private bank with the repositioning of its IT operations organisation (situation analysis, capabilities map, ITO target operations model [TOM], transformation planning incl. investment volume and cost development in IT operations)

  • Support of a private bank in the context of an IT sourcing strategy in the Avaloq environment (option analysis, target picture, solution validation with the sourcing partner, action options for a successful solution implementation)

  • Definition of a target operating model and implementation plan for a subsidiary of a large German insurance company operating in Liechtenstein

  • Development of a business case «life insurance Europe» for a major Swiss bank

  • Development of a business case «electronic insurance brokerage platform» for a financial services/insurance brokerage start-up

  • Definition of an IT strategy and implementation plan for well-known big Swiss department store

  • Design and implementation of a comprehensive role based access control concept for a medium-size private bank and a large cantonal bank

IT (interim) management


  • CIO of an internet gastro portal start-up using the gastro logistics processes and means of the parent, a large Swiss gastro logistics company

  • CIO and member of the executive management team of the insurance joint venture of a large Swiss bank

  • CIO of a Swiss construction material production and commerce holding

Change management / Coaching


  • Shaping of a project manager pool unit for a medium-sized Swiss insurance company and positioning of the newly built unit within the organisation

  • In the role of coach/management support of the IT account manager, building-up an internal IT account management service for a large Swiss life insurance company and development of concepts for internal service charges: cost center service accounting, contract- and SLA management, IT service catalogue management

  • In the role of coach/deputy of the IT project manager, quality assurance and deliverable controlling within the Basel II sub-project «integration & capital adequacy reporting» of a large Swiss bank

  • Introduce a quality understanding and quality enforcing means for the software development and customer delivery units for a Swiss core banking software company

Project management


  • Manager of a test data management project (data anonymization, use of synthetic test data) within a data protection program of an internationally operating large bank

  • Turnaround manager of a document archive migration project incl. assurance of an audit proof data migration for a large Swiss life insurance company  

  • Project manager for the introduction of a PSA (professional services automation) application within the software development division of an IT service provider serving mainly Swiss cantonal banks

  • Repositioning and re-launch of an archival information system for a Swiss federal government body

  • Project manager of a reorganization project for the life and health insurance departments of a mid-size Swiss life insurance company

  • Evaluation of an (IT) project portfolio management application for an IT service provider serving mainly Swiss cantonal banks

Legal & Compliance


  • In the role of internal audit: Assurance of data integrity in an Avaloq migration project of a large cantonal bank, as member of the quality assurance committee

  • Overall implementation of Basel II for a private bank, incl. acceptance supervision by ext. audit

  • Set-up and operation of a litigation support organization for a major Swiss bank based on EDRM (Electronic Discovery Reference Model)

Project management support


  • Implementation of a Project Office organization incl. implementation of an internationally accessible collaboration platform based on Confluence/JIRA for a multi-million CHF IT development project at a mid-size Swiss credit card issuer group

  • Set-up of a Project Office organization incl. processes, tools, and financial control for a multi-million CHF IT development project at a major Swiss bank

Also worth mentioning

  • Bid management for a WTO tender in the context of a multi million CHF software implementation offer

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