Come, meet our team

Meet the team behind the technology. Our dedicated team consists of researchers, industry leaders, angel investors, and world-class engineers.

They trust us

Internationally-renowned brands choose Anapaya for their networking needs

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Fireside chats with our CEO Martin

SCiON has the potential to impact our daily lives online by providing a solid backbone to power our connections.
Anapaya’s CEO, Martin Bosshardt, discusses how SCiON will influence SD-WAN networks, remote working, and what makes SCiON exceptional, in these videos.

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Anapāya (अनपाय)

In Sanskrit, the word Anapaya means no obstacles, permanence, undiminished, and free from loss or decay.

Anapaya believes in a new world without the threats of cyber security and connectivity failures, a world where we can all connect, freely. Our mission is to introduce SCION as the key to this vision of the future through our technology, effort, and determination.

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Control

We put control back in the hands of data owners, enabling them to know where their data goes.

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Security

We believe that networking should be a safe and secure process without fear of cyber crime for everyone.

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Accessibility

Connectivity and the transformative opportunities it provides should be for the betterment of everyone.

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Sustainability

Our solutions are not just for the present but have a view to a future of trust, scalability, and safety.

Our story so far

From its beginnings at ETH Zürich to providing an unprecedented connectivity solution to SCiON-enabled governments, institutions, and enterprise ecosystems, Anapaya’s story of success is just beginning.

SCiON is developed

Adrian Perrig leads a team of researchers to discover a new network protocol that solves the major vulnerabilities of BGP.

2012

Anapaya Systems created

Anapaya Systems is founded by, Adrian Perrig, David Basin, Peter Muller, and Samuel Hitz

2017

Anapaya meets the high standards of the Swiss National Bank as a software provider

Proving its worth for the financial industry, Anapaya establishes a partnership with SNB.

2019

Anapaya recognized by Gartner and TOP 100 Swiss Startups

Anapaya achieves many notable accomplishments and awards, including being amongst the TOP 100 Swiss Startups.

2020

Anapaya raises over CHF 6.8 million with lead investor SIX FinTech Ventures

In a historic moment for the company, Anapaya secures a substantial investment from SIX and international industry leaders.

2021 June

New Board of Directors formed

Four additional members join to expand Anapaya’s presence internationally, including Andreas Meyer, Olaf Swantee, Gonpo Tsering with Pascal Railland assuming Chair.

2021 July

The SSFN is launched with the Swiss National Bank and SIX

Anapaya delivers the Secure Swiss Finance Network (SSFN) with the Swiss National Bank, SIX, Swisscom, Sunrise, and SWITCH to establish the most secure and performant communication network for the financial industry.

2021 July

SCiON is implemented for Swiss government initiatives

SCiON becomes the network security technology of choice by the Swiss Department of Foreign Affairs and Department of Defense.

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World presence

Anapaya provides secure Points-of-Presence (PoPs) in over 60 data centers around the world, enabling you to connect from wherever you are located.

Local partnerships: Canada and Luxembourg

 

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Our management

Our management is a cross-functional team that consists of experts from the tech and telco industries. Listed below in alphabetical order.

MARTIN BOSSHARDT

CEO
Combining the security of private networks with the efficiency of the internet opens up new possibilities for businesses.

SAMUEL HITZ

CTO, CO-FOUNDER
Information is the most valuable resource available. Ensuring an appropriate means of protecting that resource at every level is fundamental.

LEAH LADINES

HEAD OF MARKETING
We believe in restoring trust in the internet and helping multinational organizations tackle global issues without obstacles, interruptions, and security concerns.

OLIVIER MOLL

HEAD OF PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
Switzerland has a reputation for innovation, control, security, and trust. So yes, the internet with these properties made in Switzerland makes absolute sense!

LARS SCHÜTT

HEAD OF SALES
Anapaya builds what was always the dream of every customer: A public network without the flaws of a public network.

MORITZ VON GRAFFENRIED

HEAD OF FINANCE
We believe in protecting critical infrastructures´ domestic and international operations. Upgrading their Internet is the first step.