Preserving what matters since 2008

DSwiss AG is one of the leading providers of highly secure digital services worldwide. The company was founded in 2008 and is the creator of the award-winning digital vault SecureSafe.

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Your online vault for digital assets

DSwiss is located in the heart of Switzerland, which is known for its political and financial stability, strong legal system and its long tradition of privacy protection - perfectly situated for protecting the most valuable resource of the 21st Century: your data.

Read more about DSwiss and our primary service - the digital vault SecureSafe - by downloading our company brochure below.

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Meet our management team

Dr. Tobias Christen

Dr. Tobias Christen has over 20 years’ experience in software development. Before he co-founded SecureSafe, he was responsible for designing the security architecture of a large international insurance company and was the Technology Manager of an IT security product company.

Michael Tschannen

CTO Michael Tschannen holds a MSc in IT from ZHAW. He is known for his contributions to smartphone security. Thanks to his earlier experiences with "pen testing", Michael understands how hackers attack systems and how critical systems must be protected.

Stinne Petersen
Head of Marketing

Stinne Petersen leads the marketing and communication activities at SecureSafe. She holds a MSc in IT, communication and organisation. Stinne previously worked as project manager in a Danish startup specialised in online marketing.

Marius Lapagna
Head of IT

Marius Lapagna has more than 10 years’ experience in the development and implementation of complex IT architectures. With the responsibility for the entire SecureSafe infrastructure, Marius ensures the constant availability of all SecureSafe services.

​Denise Hochstrasser
Head of Inbound Sales

Denise Hochstrasser leads the inbound sales team with a primary focus on assisting our european business customers. Extensive experience in customer relationship management and a knack for foreign languages helps Denise in her work.


We differ from other cloud-based services, because we combine the great convenience of a cloud service with the high security standards of modern banking and the proud tradition of Swiss privacy protection.

What’s new at SecureSafe?

New Features. Great Promotions. More Security. To the news

  • Security Summary - October 2016
    Security Summary - October 2016

    01 November 2016

    This short monthly review summarises important news and blog posts, which focus on IT security, cloud computing and privacy protection.

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  • The biggest threats to company data
    The biggest threats to company data

    18 October 2016

    Every year, cybercrime incidents cost companies millions of dollars. What are the main threats responsible for these immense damages?

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  • Security Summary – September 2016
    Security Summary – September 2016

    03 October 2016

    This short monthly review summarises important news and blog posts, which focus on IT security, cloud computing and privacy protection.

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  • Digital Vault
    Digital Vault

    29 September 2016

    Why banks should position themselves as the custodians of digital assets.

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  • How secure is your cloud provider?
    How secure is your cloud provider?

    28 September 2016

    In order to check the security standards of any given cloud storage service, you should seek an answer to the following 7 questions:

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  • What is ransomware?
    What is ransomware?

    15 September 2016

    Ransomware is malicious software used by cyber-attackers in order to blackmail their victims. Succesful attackers can make millions of dollars extorting money from a large number of private individuals as well as businesses.

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  • The early riser
    The early riser

    08 September 2016

    Tobias Christen is the CEO and co-founder of the company DSwiss, which stands behind SecureSafe. In this interview, he explains how the importance of privacy protection has changed.

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  • Security Summary – August 2016
    Security Summary – August 2016

    31 August 2016

    This short monthly review summarises important news and blog posts, which focus on IT security, cloud computing and privacy protection.

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  • UBS digitalises the banking vault
    UBS digitalises the banking vault

    25 August 2016

    Professor Dr. Andreas Drietrich writes about a new digital initiative of UBS - the UBS safe, which is based on DSwiss technology.

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  • Safer than the postal service
    Safer than the postal service

    24 August 2016

    Zurich, August 8, 2016 – Effective immediately, the two IT companies DSwiss and Avaloq will cooperate closely within the framework of "Avaloq Software Exchange."

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Board of Directors

Dr. Walter Hürsch
Chairman of the Board

Walter Hürsch is CEO of BlueCare AG. Before this, he was an executive partner of Zühlke Ventures AG, Software Engineering Manager at Zühlke Engineering AG and a member of the Zühlke executive board.

Lukas von Känel
Board Member

Lukas von Känel is an IT security pioneer. He is currently CEO of AVANTEC AG, which he co-founded in 1995 and which is now the leading IT security integrator in Switzerland.

Roland Zeller
Board Member

Roland Zeller is an internet pioneer. Formerly the CEO of the online travel portal,, he now works as an independent angel investor and consultant to various start-ups.


CXC - Financial Services
October 25-26, 2016
London, UK

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