The Swiss software company Adnovum has appointed Simon Dummermuth as Managing Director Public Sector and member of the Leadership Team as of 1 January 2024. With this succession plan, the company reaffirms its commitment to efficiently and securely providing digital services to the public sector. 

Thomas Zangerl, Adnovum CEO, on the new member of the Leadership Team: «Simon Dummermuth combines extensive leadership experience with a broad knowledge of technologies and technical contexts, which is crucial for developing new strategic business offerings. He furthermore is well acquainted with the current challenges and processes in the public sector. We are looking forward to working with him.»

Simon Dummermuth is excited about the new position: «Adnovum is a key player in topics that have a central role in public sector digitalization projects. I particularly see great potential regarding security, data privacy, as well as identity and access management. I am looking forward to making Switzerland’s digital future safe in close cooperation with the Swiss authorities.»

Simon Dummermuth holds a master’s degree in advanced engineering and process management from SUPSI (Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera) and an MBA in business consultancy from MSU London. As Head of Public Sector & Defense Operations with Eviden (formerly Atos), he was responsible for the operational activities of the Public Sector & Defense department and the business unit Command Control & Intelligence at Atos Switzerland. Previously he worked for RUAG International in various positions, most recently as Director Operations and member of the executive management. Simon Dummermuth worked as an engineer with, among others, Siemens, Enotrac, and Ruag, and teaches at universities of applied sciences on topics of industry 4.0.


The Swiss software company Adnovum offers companies and public authorities comprehensive support in the digitalization of business processes, from consulting and conception to implementation and operation. Its core competencies include identity and access management as well as security consulting. Our customer focus is on companies that want to differentiate themselves through innovative digitalization solutions. Amongst them are banks, insurance companies, the public sector, as well as transport and logistics companies.

Adnovum was founded in 1988. Today, we employ over 700 staff at our headquarters in Zurich and our offices in Bern, Lausanne, Budapest, Lisbon, Ho Chi Minh City, and Singapore.
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