is an associate professor of Information Systems at University of Geneva, Institute of Information Service Science. He is the Director of the bachelor program in Information Systems and Service Science and president of ThinkServices, a Geneva based think(do)tank on Service Science and Innovation, where ThinkData.ch
was designed. He was a professor at Korea University Business School, invited professor at Yonsei School of Business and invited researcher at Fasoo.com
in South Korea. In 2001 He was cofounder of a Geneva based company specializing in corporate performance management solutions. His primary research and practice interest is in information security with a particular focus on Digital Rights Management (DRM) in the enterprise sector. His work on Exception Management in DRM environments has been transferred to the industry in partnership with Fasoo.com
. This work is within the research area of socially responsible and sustainable security covering privacy and data protection, transparency, blockchain technology, cloud computing, Internet of Things. His keen interest in Design Thinking as a skill served as a basis for ThinkServices and the creation of an academic FabLab in Geneva. He is the author of a book on digital responsibility (Publisher: Fyp, 2014) where he suggests the value of informed trust and transparency as the basis of an emerging principle of Co-Compliance (collaborative compliance).