Simon Wehrli has already held the position of CIO on an interim basis for the past few months, Twint writes in a statement. He has now been promoted by the board of directors to the new position of Chief Information Officer, effective May 1, 2021.
A computer scientist by training, he began his involvement with Twint in 2017 as a software architect. Since 2019, he has been responsible for architecture and technology as Chief Technology Officer and Deputy CIO. Before that, he worked as a freelancer in the development of mobile apps and also counted large companies from the financial sector among his customers. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.
In his new position, Simon Wehrli will be responsible for the entire IT area of Twint and, together with his team, will make a significant contribution to the continued success of the Twint app, according to the statement. Twint's core management team now consists of Markus Kilb (Chief Executive Officer), Anton Stadelmann (Chief Customer Officer, Deputy CEO) and Simon Wehrli (Chief Information Officer).