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.
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.
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.
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.
Marketing and Business Development
Delia is currently studying Social Work at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW). Next to her studies, she is employed at Pickwings as Marketing and Business Development Executive. She is responsible for administrative tasks and supports the team in customer acquisition and marketing campaigns.
Early on, Jonathan noticed his strength in personal interaction with people and was able to gain valuable experience in various industries at an early age. Together with his cheerful character, he supports the Pickwings team to promote the vision and service of Pickwings. He has an education as an architectural draughtsman, as well as experience in gastronomy and social education. Jonathan plans to start an in-service training education in psychology in the near future.
Andy has many years of experience in the automotive industry in advising clients and general administration. As prospective computer scientist he can optimally combine his knowledge and know-how from both areas to act as link between IT and operations.
Marketing and Business Development
Catarina is a dedicated and driven student in the Fachmittelschule Rychenberg Winterthur. She is currently studying Information and Communication and strives to learn as much as she can with our team. With us, she is experiencing a work environment for the first time, but she does so with great confidence and a hunger for knowledge.
Luca has been working in the transport industry for ten years. As a planner, he sharpened his focus on the big picture. His focus is on people - he trained his mature empathic skills as a human resources manager with around 100 employees. Luca holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Communications from the FH HWZ and is currently studying Business Administration at the HSLU. At Pickwings, he takes on a new challenge as Manager Operations with a unique mix of experience and skills.
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).