President INNOSUISSE AND CEO Kudelski Group
As a qualified EPFL physicist, André Kudelski is at home in matters of technology, cyberspace and the Internet of Things. He began his career in 1984 as a research and development engineer at Kudelski. Seven years later, he succeeded his father as CEO of the Kudelski Group.
As President of the Innosuisse Board, Mr Kudelski has his finger on the pulse of Swiss innovation. This Swiss innovation agency was set up by the federal government to strengthen the innovative power and propensity to innovate of Swiss SMEs and to bolster the Swiss start-up ecosystem.
The World Economic Forum nominated Mr Kudelski as a “Global Leader for Tomorrow” and in 1996 he received the Emmy® Award from the US National Academy of Arts and Sciences for achievements in the field of pay-TV-dependent access and encryption systems.