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Doctor (candidate) Carol Aebi is a Female Board Member in Switzerland with finger on the pulse of creative innovation bringing governance, strategic business analysis, market research and an international network for synergistic value creation.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy – strategic planning and development for vertical or horizontal growth, retrenchment, acquisition, digital transformation, and market research.
  • Technology – business value of technology, positioning for digital eco-systems, business intelligence with predictive, monitoring and retrospective analysis.
  • Sustainability – aligning business with community and customers, reducing corporate bias.
  • Leadership – succession planning, leadership transitioning, female leadership, and risk mitigation during change.

Available for Advisory Board or Independent Board mandates in technology, finance, education, professional services, healthcare or manufacturing industries.

Board Committees

  • Governance Board
  • Strategic Planning
  • Finance & Risk
  • Compensation

Active Affiliations

Startup Board Academy (In progress 2022): Partner firm to EPFL Innovation Park.

International Board Member Network: Board Prospects.

Member and volunteer Expert Advisor: Open Government Partnership civil society group.


Board Experience

Achiko AG
SIX Swiss Exchange (SWX: ACHI)
USA OTCQB® Venture Market (OTCQB: ACHKF)
Locations: Zurich (HQ), Jakarta, and Singapore

Achiko develops aptamer-based diagnostics through its biotechnology division, AptameXTM and companion health apps via its digital mobile health technology division, Teman SehatTM. The innovative AptameX DNA aptamer tests can be rapidly chemically synthesised, are cost-effective and have wide potential across multiple disease diagnostics.

Advisory Board Member: 2020 – 2022

MeetVibe Inc
Private Company (exited 2018)
Locations: Silicon Valley (HQ) and Toronto
Industry: Technology

MeetVibe developed a unified platform with Android and iOS applications and Internet of things (IoT) environmental sensors for events with nearby discovery, meaningful connect, and simplified scheduling. The administrator dashboard provided location based event engagement, heat mapping and an emergency management communication channel.

Executive Board Member: 2015 – 2018
Advisory Board Member: 2015