Chief Executive Officer

Frédéric von der Weid joined SELFRAG in 2007 as CEO. He has several years of experience in investment goods as entrepreneur in startups and SME’s. He has also held several general management positions in big International Corporations.

Frédéric holds a master degree in Electrical Engineering from EPFL and an MBA from Duke University (North Carolina, USA).

Chief Financial Officer

Benjamin Gillon joined SELFRAG in 2010 as CFO. He has several years of trustee and industry experience as Accountant, Auditor and Financial Controller.

Benjamin holds a Federal Diploma as Swiss Certified Expert for Accounting and Controlling.

Chief Technical Officer

Johannes Käppeler joined Selfrag as CTO in June 2013. He has several years of experience in managing R&D organizations as well as developing new technologies (MOCVD) from R&D status to a mature production technology and in structuring engineering departments. He is inventor and co-inventor of more than 40 patents (mainly in the area of gas phase deposition technology).

Johannes holds a master degree in Mechanical Engineering (Dipl.Ing) from the Technical University of Aachen.