Human & all too human
This site is about me, Simon Büchi. Swiss national, citizen of the canton of Zurich, resident of the city of Winterthur. Alumnus of Kantonsschule Buelrain and University of St. Gallen. I have been working as business analyst, programmer, business engineer, project manager. I am interested in trends in banking and web devolopment. More than technologies I am fascinated by disruptive business models. I enjoy reading about philosophy, economics, politics, history and technology. I enjoy classical music.
A brief story of my life
- Oct 2005 - Mar 2007, University of St. Gallen, M.A. in Marketing, Services and Communication (MSC)
- Oct 2002 - Sep 2005, University of St. Gallen, B.A. HSG in Business Administration
- Sep 1998 - Sep 2002, Kantonsschule Buelrain Winterthur
- Avaloq Certification
- Six Sigma Green Belt
- Scrum Master
- German: mother tonge
- English: fluent
- French: intermediate
- Feb 2010 - May 2010, London
- Apr 2008 - Dec 2009, Singapore
- May 2009 - Aug 2009, Hong Kong
- Jul 2011 - Nov 2013, Zuercher Kantonalbank, Zuerich, Project Manager
- Aug 2010 - Jul 2011, BearingPoint, Zurich, Business Consultant
- Apr 2007 - Jul 2010, Solution Providers Management Consulting, Duebendorf, Senior Consultant
- Oct 2006 - Mar 2007, BrainsToVentures AG, St. Gallen, internship
- Mar 2005 - Mar 2006, SWICA Krankenversicherung, Winterthur, internship
- ERP: Avaloq (Core Banking System)
- Databases: Oracle, MySQL, MS SQL
- Tools: MS Office, MS Visio, Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat and others
- Frameworks: Angular.js, Node.js
What I am doing these days
Raisin Picker is a personal knowledge management tool. It features tagging, rating and linking of content nodes. Using Apache Solr, a faceted search enables you to find content quickly. It is based on Drupal content management system and is available as open source.
Fireboard is an open-source dashboard, based on Angular Dashboard Framework and Firebase, using frameworks AngularJS, Bootstrap, D3 and C3. It serves as a personal dashboard - a place to have all data at a glance.
My startup. Products for and built with the blockchain, using cryptocurrency Bitcoin and decentralized software platform Ethereum.
Questions & answers
Mobile: +41 (0)78 740 16 27