David Avery

Head of Cleantech, Switzerland Global Enterprise

David Avery leads the group within Switzerland Global Enterprise that focuses on promoting Swiss cleantech.

David has extensive expertise and proven leadership in both technical and business fields gained working in private industry. Previously, David worked at Cleantech Fribourg where he was responsible for developing cleantech within SME’s, for promoting innovation in cleantech though private-public partnerships and for analysis of opportunities for companies to implement cleantech. He managed programs to promote and support certification and encourage energy efficiency, has worked closely with academia, associations and local government and has set up and run further education courses related to the European Energy Award and building efficiency (CECB®/ GEAK®).
David has worked in Switzerland since 1993, he began his working career in the UK as a research scientist. He holds a degree in Chemistry from the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom.


All speakers

Jürg Burri

Ambassador of Switzerland

Michał Stępień

President of the Polish - Swiss Chamber of Commerce; Country Head UBS Poland

Agnieszka Sznyk

President of the Board INNOWO

Marlena Tryka

Deputy director in the Department of Innovation and Industrial Policy at the Ministry of Development and Technology

Tomasz Wolanowski

President of the Board at ABB Sp. z o.o.

Erwin Bollinger

Ambassador and Head of delegation, Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO

Francesco Crivelli

Senior R&D Engineer and Project Manager at CSEM

Julien Fersing

Founder of REALTI

Zbigniew Kozłowski

Partner in charge of the Environment and Projects Development Department at DWF (Poland) law firm

Alicja Kuczera

CEO of Polish Green Building Council

Krzysztof Müller

Head of Market Poland, Alpiq Energy SE

Radosław Palmowski

General Manager, Zehnder Polska

Janusz Potrzebowski

Key Specifier Manager, Sika

Piotr Szkoda

Sales and Marketing Director, ABB in Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary

Michał Turlejski

Cluster CM South & East Europe & MENA Taps, FRANKE

Paweł Wierzbicki

CEO of Schindler Polska

Magnus Willers

Owner, Managing Director of Jobst Willers Engineering

Pablo Padrutt

Head of Economic, Financial and Scientific Affairs at the Embassy of Switzerland in Poland

Ulrich Schwendimann

Managing Director of the Polish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce