A founder of CM First Group, John is a seasoned technology professional focused on enterprise software development. As an architect and project manager for Kraft Foods, John developed and managed large scale business intelligence systems centered on logistics, transportation and ERP. Later with CA Technologies and ADC Austin, John held key positions including managing consultant, principal architect, and CTO. John holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Texas A&M, and a M.S. in Management from New York University.
Christoph has spent more than 20 years in the IT industry in the areas of software development and project management. During this period he held positions as senior consultant and development manager for several companies in Switzerland and the USA. Over the past 14 years Christoph managed CM First, focusing on the development of the MatchPoint Software Change Management solution, and on creating enterprise software solutions for many different customers worldwide. Christoph holds a B.S. degree in Information Technology and a Bachelor degree in Business Administration.
With 15 years of experience acting as a Financial Controller/Operations for a number of companies, providing consulting services to a variety of firms, and season entrepreneur. Benjamin has a strong track record for identifying areas for improvement and growth opportunities, analyzing financials, designing strategies and solutions that improve the bottom line. He holds a degree in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin.
As the head of Business Development for CM First Group USA, Mark ensures retention of existing customers and business partners while constantly searching for new clients in need of our products, solutions and services. He leverages broad experience in traditional, modern and channel marketing to expand audiences and references for CM First Group offerings. Mark has a strategic goal in leveraging SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud) activities into the marketing mix. He holds an M.B.A. from the University of Lausanne, in Switzerland.
Bruno LeConte heads up CM First Group’s operations in France, focusing on sales and services management. He has more than 25 years of experience in business development, marketing and sales in the high-tech industry, with companies including Arrow, Western Digital, Digitronix, S. A. and Go-NoGo Consulting. Bruno holds a degree in Electronic and Computing Engineering from the University of Angers, France.
Alexandra Mastai and her team manage all administrative, actuarial, legal and financial aspects of CM First European and DACH sales operations. Alexandra holds a degree in Business Administration HWV and has many years of experience in international finance.