André Walter Guyer is an executive with an international track record in the IT- and financial industry. He studied mathematics, computer science and astrophysics at the University of Zurich where he received his degree in Mathematics and attended an Executive MBA program. André started his professional career at IBM (Switzerland). He then joined the Credit Suisse Group as Chief Information Officer for a group of private banks, took over the responsibility for the international Operations and was appointed to lead a number of group-wide strategic change initiatives. After that, André joined Arthur D. Little (Schweiz) AG as head of the Information Management practice and then moved on to Unisys (Schweiz) AG where he became Member of the Executive Board. Since August 2002 André is Head Global Transformation for Zurich Insurance Company Ltd. In this role he is responsible to develop and implement global digital solutions serving corporate customers.