Urs studied Business at the University of St. Gallen and has many years of experience in building and leading online companies. He was previously employed at amiando GmbH, Europe’s leading online event registration and ticketing platform based in Munich. As Chief Sales & Customer Officer at amiando he was primarily responsible for building up and internationalising the company from a small German start-up to an international company with 75 employees and offices in London, Paris and Hong Kong. He was also deeply involved in the successful trade sale of the company to XING. Prior to amiando, he was the CEO of Ticket Online AG Schweiz in St. Gallen and Country Manager Switzerland for Jamba!. one of the world's leading mobile entertainment brands. He also is the owner of Haeusler Management & Ventures, an internet business consulting firm, since 2008. Urs has a son and lives with his family in St. Gallen, Switzerland.