Urs Liechti is CEO, co-founder, co-owner and project leader of Full Speed Systems. After completing a master’s in mechanical engineering at ETH Zurich, he first went to IBM as a sales manager, and then to R.J. Reynolds Tobacco international as a project manager. In everything he does, he aims to achieve competitive advantage for his clients by optimizing their business processes. He acts as a solution architect for integrated solutions, and is in charge of business consultancy services, project preparation and project management at Full Speed Systems.
Marcel Merz is co-founder and co-owner, CFO and project manager of Full Speed Systems. He is a certified Swiss accountant and has expertise in controlling, reporting, budgeting, consolidation, and integration. He actively accompanied the development of the controlling module in Oracle JD Edwards.
Roland Rüegg is CIO at FSS. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from ETH Zurich, and has acquired a wealth of expertise in data transfer and communications. After conducting research at AT&T in the US and at ABB’s research facilities in Dättwil, he joined FSS as a consultant in 1997. He has been a member of the management board, CIO and manager of Enterprise Software projects since 1999. In addition, he acts as an APICS instructor for international enterprises.
Uwe Bässler holds a degree in technical management; he is director of applications and a certified project leader (IPMA Level C). He joined FSS in 2001 as a consultant, and directs project preparations and business consultancy services for national and international clients
Franz Aregger joined FSS in 2001 as a consultant for enterprises in the logistics industry. He has successfully completed more than twenty national and international projects. He holds a degree as a certified maintenance specialist from the vocational school in Berne and an additional degree from the Maintenance and Facility Management Society of Switzerland (MFS).
Bernd Löx joined FSS in April 2013 as an application consultant specializing in supply chain management and the implementation of the corresponding modules in software solutions such as JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. He completed his studies at the Media University in Stuttgart with a bachelor of science in industrial engineering. Already as a student he gained experience on the product and management side in printed circuit board manufacturing, and in the pressure and chemical technical production industry.
Patrick Nussbaumer trained as a system engineer, and is currently studying for a degree in computer science at the University of Applied Sciences in Lucerne, with the emphasis on ICT business solutions. In 2011, he started working as a system administrator at FSS, where he maintains the entire internal IT system.
Michelle Brechbühl finished her training to become a computer scientist in systems engineering in summer 2017. Since then she is working as a technical Consultant for NetSuite at FSS.
Franziska Marti is a federally certified accountant, and since 1997 has worked for FSS as a financial consultant. She has accompanied the entire development of JD Edwards OneWorld.
Ramon Suter completed an apprenticeship as a computer scientist and received a bachelor of arts in economics from the University of St. Gallen. He joined FSS in 2004 as a technical consultant in Enterprise Software projects, and since 2010 has supervised SOA projects.
After her commercial training, Pia Dubach continued her studies in export and marketing, acquiring a Swiss federal diploma as a business trainer. She gained her professional experience in the engineering, electrical and metal industry. Since May 2013, training for APICS has been part of her responsibilities at FSS.
Beatrice Schader Hirsch is a consultant in supply chain management and finances, a position she has held at FSS since 1998. She graduated from the University of Applied Sciences, Northwestern Switzerland, with a bachelor of science in business administration and controlling. She also acquired a post-graduate diploma in business computer science (NDS WI) from the University of Applied Sciences in Lucerne 1998, gaining knowledge of process consultancy. In addition she has a certificate of advanced studies in Enterprise Software systems from the University of Applied Sciences Lucerne (2007), and an APICS certificate in production and inventory management (2012).
Andreas Trachsel is a consultant and project leader in supply chain management, and has been with FSS since 2011. He holds a Technical College of Economics degree in business administration, and is an APICS CPIM specialist (Certified in Production and Inventory Management). After several years of practical experience in purchasing and planning in a commercial enterprise, Andreas Trachsel now manages JD Edwards customers in the areas of CRM, production, purchasing and inventory.
Norbert Falkenstein joined FSS in 2002 as a technical consultant on client projects involving the installation, upgrade and technical implementation of third-party products. He has successfully supervised more than twenty projects in Switzerland and abroad. He is an expert in the technical design of databases (IBM UDB, Oracle, MSSQL), DB support, security setup, new hardware integration and software installation/upgrade (JD Edwards, Oracle databases, MS SQL databases, Oracle fusion middleware, web logic, web cache, OHS, BI, SOA, Oracle Applicaton Server, IBM WebSphere, MS IIS, MS Windows from 3.1 to Server 2012, and Enterprise Linux [RedHat, Suse, Oracle, SCO, AIX, HPUX] from version 5.2).
After a degree in electrical engineering from ETH Zurich, Thomas Müller joined FSS in 2002 as a programmer. Today he is head of software development and project manager on a number of customer projects.