Philipp has a bachelor degree in mechanical and process engineering and a master’s degree in Management, Technology and Economics, both from ETH Zurich, one of the most appreciated technical universities in Europe. He started his career at an international corporation active in injection molding solutions. After two years, Philipp took over responsibility of their medical division. In 2011, Philipp became managing director of the company’s business in South Africa. After three years in Johannesburg, Philipp joined the Ava team. He is currently building up production, logistics and customer service.