After completing his degree at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Andreas König spent 16 years working for NetApp. Occupying various positions, most recently Senior Vice President & General Manager EMEA, he played a major part in building up the company‘s European business. An experienced technology manager, he moved to Swisscom in 2012 and successfully managed IT services in his role as its CEO. König, Austrian by birth, has been the CEO of the international software specialist TeamViewer since 2015.
Founded in 2005, TeamViewer is fully focused on the development and distribution of high-end solutions for online communication, collaboration and remote monitoring of IT systems. Available in over 30 languages and with more than 200 million users worldwide, TeamViewer is one of the world’s most popular providers of remote control and online meeting software.TeamViewer connects devices and people. König’s advice to companies: Technology is marching on. To save time and costs, TeamViewer allows experts to connect with non experts via the screen sharing. Specialized knowledge is no longer simply found in only one location. It can be shared. Finding the short cut leads to higher productivity and better customer experience