20 years of expertise in transport and information technology
CEO & Founder
Marc brings with him his know-how and experience of the transport market with more than 20 years of experience. After his training at Schöni Transport AG, he moved to Planzer Holding in Dietikon in 1998. There he worked for 15 years, most recently as a director in the management board. Marc is a proven specialist in the field of optimizing transport processes and setting up sales organizations. Among other things, Marc holds an MBA (Master of Business Administration) from Bond University.
CTO & Founder
Thomas has been developing applications for iOS terminals for many years. He founded his first company at an early age and has been working as an independent entrepreneur since his apprenticeship. He was the best in his class and worked as a software developer during his training at the Paul Scherrer Institute in Villigen, where he made his first contact with the world of work. Thomas holds a degree in Computer Science from FHNW Brugg/Windisch with a focus on distributed systems.
COO & Founder
With his marketing skills in the digital field, David continues to amaze the Pickwings team. After his training, David founded Nanio AG, which specialized in data analysis. As a winner of the SWEN (Software Engineering) Award for his work with Swisscom Labs, David not only has special skills in marketing, but also in software development. David holds a degree in Computer Science from FHNW Brugg/Windisch with a focus on mobile payment systems (with distinction!).
With over 15 years of experience as a management consultant in areas such as IT-Outsourcing, Accounting and Regulations for multinational companies, Manuel supports the Pickwings team in its ongoing development. As a logistics officer in the Swiss Army, trucks and pallets are no strangers to him, which, combined with his experience makes him a valuable member of the Pickwings team. Manuel holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Informatics from FH HWZ and a Master’s degree in Finance from the Bond University Australia.
Already during his training Randy got to know the personal contact with customers and the importance of a well functioning communication between contractor and client. During 5 years in an internationally active company, he not only gained valuable experience in various departments, but also proved his initiative and interest in process optimization. Now he supports the Pickwings team in their day-to-day operations and marketing.
Already during her bachelor studies Sophia gained first experiences and insights at a large Swiss insurance company. After successfully completing her Bachelor of Arts HSG in Business Administration, Sophia pursued her own projects before completing her Master of Arts in Business Innovation at HSG. Sophia's interest in digital business models and the transportation industry led her to Pickwings, where she applies her business development skills.
Since his training as a truck driver, Rilind has been at home in the Swiss transport market. The enthusiasm for the industry and the urge for further development later led him into truck scheduling, where he also acquired the necessary administrative skills. With his industry-related know-how, Rilind continues to support the transformation from analogue to digital processes in the handling of day-to-day operations at Pickwings. Rilind is a Transportation and Logistics Dispatch Specialist with Federal Diploma of Higher Education.
Partner Management & Operations
Ernad has been active in the Swiss transport and logistics market for more than 17 years. By participating in and managing several projects, he has been able to continuously expand and develop his experience in a variety of ways. His enthusiasm and great interest in digitization led Ernad to Pickwings. Ernad is responsible for the transport partner network and the support of the operations team.
Lukas was able to gain great experience in e-commerce at a young age. Creativity always plays a central role in his tasks. In his function as Marketing Manager, he has set himself the goal of successfully spreading Pickwings' vision and services. Lukas is currently studying Business Administration at the University of Applied Sciences in Brugg / Windisch.
Since graduating from ETH Zurich with a Master’s degree in Computer Science with a focus on Scientific Computing, Rony has gained several years of know-how in software development. He developed various desktop applications for various industries, worked as a software architect and was active in the field of testing. With his many years of experience, Rony is a motivated, thirsty for knowledge and self-critical team player who is, among other things, responsible for the technical development of Pickwings.
Mediamatician / Marketing Manager
With her many years of experience in the fields of web design and graphics, Carla makes a significant contribution to Pickwings’ professional appearance. Thanks to her extensive professional experience with agencies and directly on the front line, she knows how to create the right elements. Together with the Social Media Management, she is in charge of the online campaigns of Pickwings. Carla holds several diplomas from the School of Design Zurich & Olten.
Symeon is a tech savvy business school graduate which brings along diversified experience from previous engagements in financial services as well as in healthcare technology. He is very passionate about efficient processes, information flows and he highly values creating and nurturing a high performance corporate culture. Symeon excels in interdisciplinary thinking, business transformation and development as well as in the role of project leader. He holds a bachelor degree in business administration from the University of St. Gallen.
As an experienced corporate finance specialist and entrepreneur, Marcel supports the Pickwings team as a contact for investors and with respect to the strategic development of Pickwings. Marcel has over 20 years’ experience as an investment banker in M &A and corporate finance. He started his career with Merrill Lynch in London in 1999, in 2003 he joined Swiss Capital Group (now Alantra). Subsequently he moved on to Morgan Stanley, where he was responsible for building Morgan Stanley's Swiss investment banking business. In 2013 he founded Franzen & Company in Zurich. Franzen & Company is an independent boutique investment banking firm with a global focus. Marcel holds a Master of Finance from the University of St. Gallen (HSG).