Alexander Kiesswetter is a consultant with many years of experience in the areas of digital transformation, organizational development and change management. He was CDO at Raiffeisen Information System and was responsible for projects such as defining the strategic development perspective of the IT architecture, developing the new RIS strategy, introducing a service desk according to best practice ITIL and much more.


Karl Manfredi is CEO of Schmidhammer GmbH, South Tyrol's leading plant engineering company. Previously, he was CEO and co-owner of the telecommunications company Brennercom AG.
He is co-owner of Hotel Terra The Magic Place with associated restaurant (2 Michelin stars). He is a founding member of the start-up Hydrocell, the first private company of its kind in the hydrogen sector in South Tyrol. Furthermore, he has been active as an investor for many years.
Karl Manfredi studied economics, attended the master course for international management at the ZfU Business School (CH), he holds diplomas from Harvard Business School, Babson College, Northwestern University (USA) and CEIBS (Shanghai, China).