Renato Iten studied computer science at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences and holds a Certificate of Advanced Studies from ETH Zurich and the Advanced Computer Security Certificate from Stanford University. Furthermore, he successfully completed the qualification of Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and the High Potentials Leadership Program at the Harvard Business School.
Renato Iten has been working for Open Systems in different positions since 2006. As of 2014, he earned the responsibility for technical customer support as the Executive Vice President in Customer Management. In 2016, in his new role as President and CEO, he took on the leadership of Open Systems of Switzerland, Ltd., a company that focuses on the American market. As Open Systems continued going global in 2018, Renato became Head of Global Operations and is based in Silicon Valley.
- Coolest personal accomplishment: Traveling the world, staying close to my childhood friends, finding the love of my life and starting a family.
- Superpower: Keeping calm, staying positive and never giving up.
- Professional accomplishment: Spearheading the global expansion for Open Systems by heading the first subsidiary in New York City and building the US headquarters in Silicon Valley.