Alain D. Bandle
Alain D. Bandle is a trilingual Swiss CEO with extensive global commercial experience and a proven ability to create and implement business strategies that drive growth.
Prior to Mediaspectrum, he has held leading positions at a number of companies including Procter & Gamble, Hewlett Packard, Swissair and Dell. Most recently, Mr. Bandle headed Publicitas AG, a leading international media sales company, who opted for the software solution from Mediaspectrum to consolidate their infrastructure and handling cross-media advertising campaigns on one single cloud-based platform.
Previously, Mr. Bandle served as CEO of the Versatel telecommunications group in Düsseldorf, which he sold to the American private equity company KKR following a successful repositioning and turnaround in 2011. From 2003 to 2009, he worked at Dell. As Vice-President and General Manager based in Geneva, Mr. Bandle oversaw Europe-wide business relations in the public sector, which constituted Dell’s largest and most successful business segment.
For a number of years, Mr. Bandle has complemented his operative duties by serving in an advisory capacity or as a supervisory board member for various companies and organisations, such as at Kooaba, an ETH (Federal Institute of Technology) start-up company that was successfully sold to Qualcomm in January 2014. In addition, he has consulted companies and private equity firms in regard to ICTM projects as a senior executive advisor. Furthermore, Mr. Bandle is a non-executive director at SweetSpot based in Palo Alto, and member of the Advisory Board at SATMAP Inc. based in Washington.
Adding to Mr. Bandle’s resume, he holds an MBA from the University St. Gallen, Switzerland.