Andreas Dudler (Member at Large)

Andreas Dudler has been the Managing Director of SWITCH, the Swiss national research and education network (NREN), since 2012.He is responsible for the deployment of technology and the operation of all SWITCH services.

Even before being appointed Managing Director, Andreas Dudler had given SWITCH and the Swiss academic community many years of commitment alongside his main job. As Chairman of the SWITCH Foundation Council from 1999 to 2011, he was instrumental in establishing and expanding the foundation and its education and research network.

From 1995 to 2010, Andreas Dudler was the CIO at ETH Zurich, one of the leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences, where he was responsible for the operation and development of the large and complex IT environment.