Dr Mario Michan
Founder & CEO
Dr Mario Michan is the founder of Daphne Technology. He believes technology is key to minimising our environmental impact and solving the climate crisis. In Daphne Technology, Mario has combined his two previous careers as a professional in the maritime industry and as a scientist and engineer.
Dr William Ramsay
Chief Technology Officer
Dr William Ramsay is Daphne Technology's Chief Technology Officer (CTO). He is responsible for all of Daphne's research and technology development and oversees Daphne's growing patent portfolio. Thanks to his expertise and strong knowledge, he has also enabled the company to benefit from a grant of €2.5 million from EU Horizon 2020.
Chief Financial Officer
Ivan Raleff is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Daphne Technology, where he manages the company’s finances and is responsible for safeguarding its assets and fulfilling its regulatory obligations. A Swiss start-up veteran, Ivan has more than 11 years of experience as a CFO in luxury watches, marketing and advertising, and technology sectors.
Chief Product Officer
Thomas Werner is Daphne Technology's Chief Product Officer (CPO). He is responsible for the company's product portfolio development and product management. His sound engineering knowledge and strong business acumen drive the transition from technology developments to market-ready products while balancing market pull and technology push. He also identifies product requirements concerning technology, reliability, quality, and lifecycle costs in his role.