Philipp Bolliger

Founder & CEO
Koubachi
Philipp Bolliger is the founder and CEO of Koubachi, the creators of the Wi-Fi Plant Sensor. After getting his MSc degree in computer science, Philipp received his PhD from ETH Zurich in 2011. The focus of his academic work has been ubiquitous computing and indoor positioning in particular. During his PhD Philipp also worked at Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) and published several seminal papers on collaborative indoor localization. The widely recognized Redpin project and two patents are some of the results of his academic work. Philipp's passion has always been the creation of things that would simplify our lives. Being the entrepreneurial type, he co-founded Koubachi in 2009 to create smart objects that would revolutionize the way we interact with things and objects around us.