Olivier M. Schwab

Managing Director, World Economic Forum

Head of Technology, World Economic Forum. Additionally, responsible for the Forum’s Institutional Communities. Previous roles: Head of Business Engagement from 2016-2019; Executive Director China Office in Beijing from 2012-2015; Head of Technology Pioneers Community from 2010-2011. Previously with Schindler Group from 2003-2009: various roles including management of logistics and supply-chain for high-end product-lines, development of China market strategy, strategic advisor to the Group President. From 2002-2003 with Mercer Management Consulting in Zurich; from 1999-2001 with Industry to Industry, Inc. online marketplace development in San Francisco. 2003 co-founder Club Airways in Geneva, a pan-European airline charter service. MSc in Civil Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne 1997, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1999.