Christian Martin

Deputy President of the ComCom

Executive MBA, Electrical engineer HTL
Managing Director Alps (CH & AT), Google Cloud

ComCom member since 2018, Deputy President since 2021

Since November 2020, Christian Martin is managing director Alps (Switzerland and Austria) of Google Cloud. Before that, he was CEO of Deep Breath Initiative (

Until August 2019, Christian Martin was General Manager at Cisco Switzerland. Christian Martin joined Cisco in 1998. During his tenure, he held various technical, sales and leadership positions in the company, among others as Systems Engineering Manager for the Swiss Service Provider segment, Head of Datacenter in the DACH region and Head of Enterprise Business in Switzerland.

Under his leadership, Cisco Switzerland has been awarded several times as a Great Place to Work and as Best Swiss Employer in recent years.

1992 Apprenticeship as mechanical engineer
1994 Two Semesters at St. Petersburg Junior College in Clearwater, FL (USA)
1998 Electrical Engineer HTL, Zurich University of Applied Sciences
2009 Executive MBA, Kellogg School of Management @ Northwestern University

2013 - 2019 Board member of ICT Switzerland
2014 - 2019 Board member of ASUT Switzerland

Last modification 23.12.2020

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