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beconn AG was founded in Zurich in 2015. We combine comprehensive business and IT experience across the financial and insurance industry. Our core competence lies in our ability to closely connect consulting and implementation. We focus on understanding the current project situation from an operational perspective and on optimizing proposed solutions accordingly.

The realization of sustainable, long-term solutions takes the centre stage of our actions. Our professional skills and our client-oriented mentality are highly valued in the Swiss financial market and our expertise in consulting, solution design and implementation is well sought-after. The trust placed in us by our clients, as well as their satisfaction with our results represent the yardstick of our success. We are convinced that, thanks to our long-time project experience, we can contribute to your projects in a cooperative and results-oriented manner.

In the financial industry, beconn AG’s consulting services focus on Avaloq core banking systems, PSD2/Open Banking, test automation and reporting. In the insurance industry, our core competencies include topics such as outsourcing, project and release management.

We look forward to bringing your project to a successful conclusion – you can count on us.

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Philipp Schenk

Managing Partner

Stefan Kraft

Managing Partner

Fabian Iorlano

Partner

Claudio Funk

Senior Consultant

Cyrill Gloor

Senior Consultant

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Philipp Schenk

Managing Partner

Avaloq Business Analyse • Open Banking & PSD2 • Projektleitung

Philipp hat an der ZHAW Wissenschaften Informationstechnologie sowie Politics and Management an der Universität Konstanz studiert. In den Fachgebieten Kommunikations- und Automatisierungstechnik sowie Embedded Computing legte er die Schwerpunkte seiner akademischen Laufbahn. Seine Fähigkeiten in der Konzeption, Entwicklung und Projektierung von Software-Projekten hat er durch einen Masterabschluss im wirtschafts-wissenschaftlichen Bereich ergänzt. Auf Grund seines langjährigen Wirkens in verschiedensten Software Projekten verfügt Philipp über ein breites Wissen in den Bereichen, Analyse und Design, Software-Architektur und Projekt-Management.

Die Schwerpunkte seiner aktuellen Arbeit sind die Konzeption und Konfiguration von Avaloq Kernbankensystemen sowie die Architektur und Integration von neue Geschäftsprozessen basierend Microservices und APIs. Fundierte Projekterfahrungen in den Bereichen Steuern und Risikomodellierungen runden sein Profil ab.

Philipp Schenk

Managing Partner

Avaloq Business Analysis• Open Banking & PSD2 • Project Management

Philipp studied Information Technology at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences and Politics and Management at the University of Konstanz. In his academic career he focused on the fields of communication and automation technology as well as embedded computing. He complemented his skills in the conception, development and project planning of software projects with a master’s degree in economics. Due to his many years of experience in various software projects, Philipp has a broad knowledge in the areas of analysis and design, software architecture and project management.

His current work focuses on the design and configuration of Avaloq core banking systems and the architecture and integration of new business processes based on microservices and APIs. Well-founded project experience in the areas of taxation and risk modelling round off his profile.

Stefan Kraft

Managing Partner

Avaloq Spezialist • Kredite • Zahlungsverkehr • E-Banking

Nach Studien im Maschineningenieur- und Bildungswesen zog es Stefan in die Informatikbranche. Als Expert Consultant für das Avaloq Core Banking System ist er zuständig für Implementation und Betrieb bei verschiedenen Finanzinstituten. Seit 2007 hat er Lösungen für fast alle bankfachlichen Bereiche entwickelt. Kredite, Zahlungsverkehr und Schnittstellen sowie Testautomatisierung gehören zu seinen Spezialgebieten.

Stefan sucht gerne Herausforderungen in für ihn neuen Bereichen, so zum Beispiel die Integration einer E-Banking Software in Übersee. Verschiedene längere Projekte im nahen und fernen Ausland verfeinerten seine Kompetenz mit unterschiedlichsten Kunden fundierte Lösungen zu entwickeln.

Stefan Kraft

Managing Partner

Avaloq Specialist • LEnding & Credit • Payments • E-Banking

After studies in mechanical engineering and education, Stefan went into IT. As an expert consultant for the Avaloq Banking Suite he has been involved in its implementation and operation at various financial institutions. Since 2007 he has been developing solutions for almost every banking process. His epxertise lies in credit, paypaments, APIs, as well as test automation.

Stefan enjoys challenges in topics that are new to him, like the integration of an e-banking software overseas. Various long-term projects in foreign countries near and far have refined his competence in developing well-founded solutions with a wide range of clients.

Fabian Iorlano

Partner

Projekt Management • Testautomatisierung • Avaloq Business Analyse

Bereits während seinem Studium startete Fabian seine Beraterlaufbahn mit einem Mandat bei einer Privatbank in der Schweiz. Im Verlauf seiner weiteren Karriere unterstützte er verschiedene nationale und internationale Banken bei der Adaption und Integration von Testautomatisierungslösungen sowie der Modellierung von effizienten Testprozessen. Aktuell arbeitet Fabian als Teilprojektleiter und Business Analyst an der Konzeption und Umsetzung von zwei grossen IT-Projekten in der Versicherungs- und Finanzbranche.

Seine Begeisterung für neue Herausforderungen in Beratungsprojekten ergänzt Fabian in seiner Freizeit mit Skitourengehen oder bei fehlendem Schnee mit Mountainbiken

Fabian Iorlano

Partner

Project Management • Testautomation • Avaloq Business Analysis

Fabian already started his consulting career during his studies, where he held a mandate at a private bank in Switzerland. In the course of his career, he has supported various national and international banks in the adaptation and integration of test automation solutions and the modelling of efficient test processes. Fabian is currently working as a sub-project manager and business analyst on the design and implementation of two large IT projects in the insurance and financial sector.

Fabian complements his enthusiasm for new challenges in consulting projects with ski touring or, in the absence of snow, with mountain biking.

Claudio Funk

Senior Consultant

Avaloq Specialist • Treasury • Trading • Test Automation

By combining a bank apprenticeship with a degree in industrial engineering, specializing in information technology and mechanical engineering, Claudio is well-equipped to implement and manage projects as an Avaloq specialist. He is involved in the implementation and operation of Avaloq and is currently working for a client as a developer in the Treasury department. Experience in Avaloq access security and test automation round off his profile.

Claudio is a passionate drummer and enjoys riding his mountain bike around Lucerne’s local mountain.

Cyrill Gloor

Senior Consultant

Testautomation • Test Management • Avaloq Business Analysis

With his many years of experience in the adaptation and introduction of the Avaloq core banking system, Cyrill has acquired broad professional and technological knowledge of the financial industry and in the field of testing. As a qualified specialist in translation and business information technology, he knows how to build bridges between the world of business and software development – be it in business analysis, testing or technical documentation. In recent years, he has been working in the role of a test automation specialist, supporting various national and international banks in setting up and expanding their automated quality assurance.

In his free time, Cyrill’s roots in the Swiss Valais usually take him to the mountains, where he strives for higher things by bike, ski or on foot.