Meet the Team

Backed by Silicon Valley based TransLink Capital, and Swiss based Redalpine, as well as strategically selected angel investors, Christian Wenger (Switzerland), Mladen Barbaric of Pearl Studios (Canada), and Sparks Street Capital (USA), the team at aktiia is growing – and reinventing blood pressure monitoring.

The aktiia team is made up of first-in-class experts and scientists from the world of electronics, bio-medicine, bio-engineering, healthcare, and business. Their research backgrounds include work with leading universities in Switzerland as well as in the US, and businesses from major semi-conductor companies to startups.

The experts of aktiia are united by their commitment to bring to the public new technology for measuring blood pressure that disrupts the way blood-pressure measurement is done now. The aktiia system greatly increases efficiency, accuracy, and ease of use, and enables third-party devices. In all these ways, the aktiia team will help in the fight against hypertension with a practical, cutting-edge tool that saves lives.

Valentin Chapuis


Anna Vybornova


Bastien De Marco


Nadège Siutryk

Project Management

Elisa Olivero

Product Management

Mattia Bertschi

Co-Founder & CEO

Josep Solà

Co-Founder & CTO

Tobias Pforr

Business Development & Marketing

Olivier Grossenbacher


Extended team

Jens Krauss

Advisory Board, CSEM SA, Switzerland

Dr. Grégoire Wuerzner

Advisory Board, CHUV, Switzerland

Prof. George S. Stergiou

Medical Consultant, European Society of Hypertension, Greece


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