As the CFO, Oliver and his team take care of financial reporting and help other teams control their daily missions. The team's passion for number crunching comes into play every day by ensuring KPI’s are in place and corporate governance, as well as compliance topics are ticked. Oliver’s goal is to digitalize Finance to a degree that makes numbers realtime accessible by smartphone and as a side effect, making the jobs in Finance even more exciting.
Prior to Genioo, Oliver was a Big4 (EY) Auditor, hence is familiar with applying different Accounting Standards in different industries. He has led two sale-side M&A transactions as CFO with Private equity involvement. Furthermore, he has shifted a company's ERP from fully manual to a fully fledged cloud-based ERP to handle the fast change in the company's operating model and high growth.
Oliver holds a Master in Economics from University of St. Gallen and is an active Swiss certified accountant and inactive US CPA. His native language is Swiss German. He is fluent in English and French.
Oliver is a member of the SwissExpert (formerly Treuhandkammer) and a member of the Board of Directors of a small real-estate company.
Next to work, Oliver is a passionate family man. He likes to ski, play tennis, hike and take exotic adventure trips with his family. In his personal time off, Oliver likes to ride his electric mountain bike, to compete in tennis and golf tournaments and ski with his “grizzly” friends from the Ski-club.