President and Co-Founder

Omar J. Lahyani

  • Chief Executive Officer at Spacebyte AG, providing in­no­va­tive IT, cloud and mobile stra­te­gies.
  • General Partner & Venture Catalyst at Alpha Omega Venture Partners, supercharging early-stage technology companies with know how, network and capital.
  • Former CEO and founder of the Comartis Group, a global player for HR soft­ware that was later sold to a NASDAQ competitor.
  • Senior manager and entrepreneur with a track record of driving demand and delivering innovation to international customers in Switzerland, Germany, USA, Middle East and Africa.
  • Board member in various companies, Rotarian and frequent spokesperson at international events.
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science & Instructional Design from the ETH Zürich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
  • Swiss and Moroccan citizenship
  • Languages: Swiss German, German, English, Arabic, French and basic knowledge of Italian