Meet our leadership team

Thomas Beck

Thomas Beck PhD

Co-CEO and Chief Development & Technology Officer

Thomas Beck was Avaloq’s Head of Innovation Development for three years before joining the Group Executive Board in 2015. In April 2021 Thomas Beck was appointed as co-CEO and he is also Avaloq’s Chief Development & Technology Officer. Thomas Beck has more than 30 years of IT experience in the financial industry, and he held various senior management positions at UniCredit Bank before joining Avaloq in 2012. Thomas Beck holds a PhD from the Technical University of Munich and has lectured in economics and financial mathematics at two leading German universities.

Martin Greweldinger

Co-CEO and Chief Product Officer

Martin Greweldinger was appointed as Avaloq’s co-CEO in April 2021, having joined the company in 2019 as Chief Product Officer – a position he still holds. He has more than 20 years of experience in the financial industry with international companies such as Boston Consulting Group, Credit Suisse and Commerzbank. Martin Greweldinger holds an MBA from IE Business School and a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.

Martin Greweldinger
Martin Büchi PhD

Martin Büchi PhD

Chief Architect

Martin Büchi has been with Avaloq since 2004, holding various leadership functions, including Lead Software Architect and Head Architecture. In April 2021 he was appointed Chief Architect, joining Avaloq’s Group Executive Board. Martin brings more than 20 years of business experience in addition to his academic achievements. He holds a master’s degree in Computer Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) as well as a PhD in Computer Science from Åbo Akademi University in Finland.

Barry Frame

Chief Client Success Officer

Barry Frame joined Avaloq in 2018 as a Sales Director for the UK market. In April 2021 he was appointed to Avaloq’s Group Executive Board as Chief Client Success & Sales Officer. Prior to joining Avaloq, Barry was in various client and sales leadership roles at international companies such as Genpact, SEI Investments and Brown Brothers Harriman. Barry holds a bachelor’s degree in Financial Services from Bournemouth University and various industry accreditations such as the CFA’s Investment Management Certificate.

Barry Frame
Hubert Gmünder PhD

Hubert Gmünder PhD

General Counsel

Hubert Gmünder joined Avaloq in 2016 as Head Group Corporate Legal and was promoted to Group General Counsel in December 2020. Since April 2021 he is a member of Avaloq’s Group Executive Board. Before joining Avaloq, Hubert spent two years researching bankruptcy law, including a one-year stay at Harvard Law School. Prior to that, Hubert worked as an outside counsel in the Corporate/M&A department of law firm Schellenberg Wittmer. Hubert holds a master’s degree in law from the University of Lausanne and a PhD from the University of Neuchâtel. He is admitted to the Swiss bar.

Tobias Marbler

Chief Project Delivery Officer

Tobias Marbler has been with Avaloq since 2016, holding different leadership functions, including Head of CTO Implementation. In April 2021 he was appointed Chief Project Delivery Officer, joining Avaloq’s Group Executive Board. Prior to Avaloq, Tobias held various positions at Deutsche Bank in London and Zurich as well as consulting roles at McKinsey & Company and Arthur Andersen. He holds a master’s degree in Business Engineering from the University of Applied Sciences in Offenburg, an MBA from the University of St. Gallen (HSG) as well as a Certificate of Excellence in Technology Strategy from the University of California, Berkeley.

Tobias Marbler
Thomas Widmer

Thomas Widmer

Chief Operating Officer

Thomas Widmer joined Avaloq in May 2021 as Chief Operating Officer and member of the Group Executive Board. Before joining Avaloq, Thomas was Partner at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where he supported and advised financial institutions on strategy and business model transformation, operating model and process optimization, as well as the development of digital products and new businesses. Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics from the University of Basel and a master’s degree in Banking and Finance from the University of St. Gallen (HSG).

Jesper Hybholt Sorensen

Chief Financial Officer

Jesper Hybholt Sorensen joined Avaloq in November 2021 as Chief Financial Officer and member of the Group Executive Board. Before joining Avaloq, Jesper worked at IBM and DuPont as Controller and Head of FP&A, and most recently as Vice President of Finance at Oracle in California. Jesper holds a master’s degree in Economics & Business Management from Aarhus University in Denmark and has a certificate in Risk Management & Strategic Decision from Stanford University.

Jesper Hybholt Sorensen