Get to know more about

our team, our backers and advisers, and partners

A vision is nothing without a great team, great skills and great vibes to keep going and make it happen.

More about our team also on the Athlyts LinkedIn page

  • Alexei Strasser

    Alexei Strasser

    CEO, Co-founder

    Serial entrepreneur with technical skills and former pro athlete in beach volleyball & volleyball

  • Alex Ragalie

    Alex Ragalie

    COO, Co-founder

    Serial entrepreneur with technical skills and former endurance runner

  • Luiggino Torrigiani

    Luiggino Torrigiani

    Head of Sports

    Three decades of developing sport at highest levels, advising international federations and National Olympic Committees

  • Manuel Schneider

    Dr. Manuel Schneider

    Head of Data Science

    Technical all-rounder since 25 years and former youngster in athletics & volleyball coach

  • Fabio Berta

    Fabio Berta

    Lead Software Developer

    Strong technical and organizational skills and former pro athlete in beach volleyball

  • Andrei Enache

    Andrei Enache

    Software Developer

    Enthusiastic about computers, programming, gadgets, and a variety of sports including tennis

  • Ondra Mastík

    Ondra Mastík

    Junior Software Developer

    Passionate programmer who was kayaking for ten years and likes to play badminton

Our backers & advisers

  • Olivier Bernhard

    Olivier Bernhard

    Board Member & Investor

    8-time world champion in Duathlon & founder of on-running

  • Beni Huggel

    Beni Huggel

    Investor & Adviser

    Played 41 times for the Swiss Football National team & co-founder of Athletes Network

  • Adrian Hilti

    Adrian Hilti

    Investor & Adviser

    Serial entrepeneur, start-up coach & co-founder of Busuu

  • Heinz Hahn

    Heinz Hahn

    Investor & Adviser

    Passionate angel investor with focus on ESG impact investments

  • Patrick Scheurle

    Dr. Patrick Scheurle

    Investor

    Passionate surfer, finance expert & former CEO of BlueOrchard

  • Christian Schierbaum

    Christian Schierbaum

    Investor

    Hero Group CMO & Executive Board member

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