Boards & Investors


Board of Directors

Chairman: Georg C. Umbricht, lic. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law

Members: Dr. Ralf Hauser, Beat Weber


Board of Advisors

The Advisory Board provides specific expertise to help PrivaSphere address executive and technology user requirements in diverse markets and industries. The board includes international experts esteemed in the information security field, as well as entrepreneurs and business leaders.

Dr. Paul Kleiner

Former president of AWK, a leading Swiss consulting and engineering group which he started and built to a 100+ company.

Prof. Dr. David Basin

David Basin has the chair for Information Security at the Department of Computer Science, ETH Zurich since January 2003. He is also the director of the ZISC, the Zurich Information Security Center.

Walter Anderau

Walter Anderau (lic.phil. I, historian) looks back on many years of experience on the board of executive management in multinational companies like Kraft Jacobs Suchard and SwissRe. Presently he is involved in activities with several trade associations, various young enterprises and also with cultural institutions. He is a member of the advisory board Venture 2006.

Jörg Röthlisberger

Partner, Richterich & Partner AG, communication expert. 



PrivaSphere is majority owned by its management and was funded in the startup phase by Swiss bluechip investors like the Hasler Foundation and Zürcher Kantonalbank ZKB.