Daniel Isler

Founder & CEO

  • Worked for Fargate since its foundation in 1998
  • Nationality: Swiss
  • Major studies: Swiss Diploma in Electrical and Industrial Engineering
  • Languages: DE (native language), EN (very good), FR (basic), IT (basic)
  • Marital status: married with two daughters (2002, 2004)

Professional Career

  • 1998-today: Founder and CEO of Fargate AG

  • 1992-1998: Founder and manager of Miraculix AG, development and implementation of ERP software solutions for SMEs

  • 1986-1992: Software developer, project manager & GL member of Profidata AG


Education
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (course certificate)
  • Master of Advanced Studies: Organizational Psychology from Zurich University of Applied Sciences (3 full-time semesters)
  • Diploma of Advanced Studies: Young Entrepreneur from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (3 full-time semesters)
  • Diploma of Advanced Studies: Industrial Engineer from AKAD Switzerland (3 full-time semesters)
  • Swiss Diploma: Electrical Engineer from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (6 full-time semesters)

Miscellaneous

  • Representative for the ‘Life Concept: Entrepreneurship’ initiative
  • Co-founder of “Switzerbank.com - find your personal Swiss banker” (www.switzerbank.com)
  • Co-founder of “Pool of Experts - Find International Business Experts” (www.poolofexperts.ch), a joint venture between Osec, the Swiss-American chamber of commerce, Flare International, and Fargate AG
  • Former member of the Young Entrepreneurs' Organization (www.eonetwork.ch) – a worldwide network of over 6,000 successful entrepreneurs
  • Guest lecturer/expert at the following teaching institutes: www.emba.uzh.ch, www.bfh.ch, www.fhso.ch, www.hsw.fhz.ch, www.htwchur.ch, www.uni.li