Georges Grivas is a Director of Studies and lecturer at the University of Lucerne. He teaches Digital Business Innovation, Blockchain and IT Management. He is Director of Studies for the CAS Digital Business Innovation programme [link: hslu.ch/casdbi], Switzerland’s first training course on digitalisation, and co-Director of Studies for the CAS Chief Digital Officer course, which targets executives and members of administrative boards and boards of trustees. [Link: hslu.ch/cascdo] In addition, he is head of the Swiss Digital Finance Conference. Before moving into academia, he held a range of managerial roles at international banks and insurance companies. He studied IT at ETH Zurich and wrote his PhD on programming languages.