Dave Hengartner

Co-Founder & CEO at rready (GETKICKBOX by Swisscom)


Dave is Co-Founder & CEO at rready, a startup that is offering turnkey SaaS products to launch, manage and automate employee driven innovation programs within large organizations.

Beside, David is teaching the “Lean Startup Academy” course at ETH Zurich & is guest lecturing at leading Swiss universities. Before rready, David worked 6 years in corporate innovation at Swisscom, founded two startups, worked for startups in Zurich and Berlin and is a well-connected member of the Swiss startup and corporate innovation ecosystem.

David holds a M.A. in Business Administration from the University of St.Gallen (HSG) with focus on Entrepreneurship and Marketing and a Design Thinking degree from the University of Technology in Sydney.