Daniel Hasler

daniel hasler

Co-CEO & Founding Partner at Recentis GmbH


Bio Summary

Key competences

• Sound project management skills – structured approach, delivering timely results and getting buy-in from senior stakeholders

• Strong analytical skills – able to build expert knowledge on new topics quickly and developing out of the box, but pragmatic and implementable, solutions

• Proven leadership capabilities – recruiting, building, training & leading teams, both as direct reports and on project base, leading heterogeneous group form diverse departments & backgrounds

• Broad experience in an international environment, in particular emerging markets (Middle East, Asia, Eastern Europe) both during building & transformation of businesses

• Deep understanding of various corporate department needs like Legal, HR, Compliance, Accounting, Controlling, Risk or IT based on close cooperation as project leader

• Entrepreneurial business building background – challenge, improve and make it happen

• Ability to introduce change in environment with conflicting interests of stakeholders

Employment History

Virtido AG

Co-CEO & Founding Partner

Virtido AG

October 2015 - present

Zürich, Switzerland

Owner of IT outsourcing company "nearshore": - Delivery of resources in main technologies (.Net, Java, Angular, Node.js, Flutter, SAP, DevOps, ...) - Turnkey software development in close collaboration with client (SCRUM, Kan ...see more

Recentis GmbH

Co-CEO & Founding Partner

Recentis GmbH

January 2015 - present

Zürich, Switzerland

Offering Consulting Services mainly for Family Offices, Asset Managers, Banks, Insurances, e.g., - Operational plan to launch new Family Office - IT implementation project for major Bank - Global custody evaluation for Single ...see more

Recentis GmbH

Head Business Consulting/ BoD Member

Recentis GmbH

April 2013 - October 2014

Zürich, Switzerland

- Supervised Family-owned agro compny (listed, 20% public) and related businesses as member of the Board of Directors - Established Corporate Governance, performance management and incentive systems across the Group entities ...see more

Credit Suisse

Head Business Development Private Banking MENA

Credit Suisse

March 2007 - March 2013

Zürich, Switzerland

- Led development and implementation of market entry strategies / upgrade of footprints for Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Turkey, Egypt and India – e.g., record time build-up of Bahrain on-shore footprint within 6 months - Implem ...see more

McKinsey & Company

Project Manager

McKinsey & Company

September 2000 - December 2006

Zürich, Switzerland

- Set up “green field” an Islamic bank in Saudi Arabia - Private Banking strategy, Investment Banking strategy, product design and definition of retail sales processes - Coordinated Project Management Office during restr ...see more


Master's in Business Administration/Management

Oxford University; Said Business School


Ph.D in Biochemistry

University of Zurich


Master's in Biochemistry

University of Zurich


Language Skills

Country Experience

Bahrain Germany India Saudi Arabia Singapore Switzerland United Arab Emirates United Kingdom



Asset Management,

Business Unit Strategy,

Corporate Development,

New Business Build,

Strategic Management,

Business Case,

Business Planning,

Corporate Strategy,

Feasability Studies,


Investment Strategy

Information Technology

IT Strategy

Industry Experience

Principal Investors

Venture Capital,

Sovereign Wealth Fund,

Private Equity