What We Do

Contovista is an established Swiss FinTech company with the mission to make banking data driven.

Personal Finance Manager

Business Finance Manager

Analytics Platform

Why Contovista?

Seamless Integration

We seamlessly integrate into your existing e-Banking and Mobile banking and fully customise to your needs.

Shared Learning

We achieve an outstandingly high categorisation rate by use of our hybrid architecture and a learning effect amongst all our banks. What’s more: our banks benefit from an always up-to-date database.

Time to Market

Easy and fast integration (2-5 months) due to our standard software with multiple data-adapters (Finnova, Avaloq, Viseca…) and frontend integrations.

Made in Switzerland

We design and develop our solutions in Switzerland – the country of banks.

Dedicated Team

Our passionate team supports you throughout the entire journey in order to ensure a delightful experience.

One Step Ahead

We invest a lot of time thinking about a Data Driven Future in Banking. Talk to us about your ideas! We might already have a solution… or at least an opinion.

Clients and Partners

What clients say

Remo Schmidli

Head Multichannel Management at ZKB
“Digitization is becoming increasingly important in the financial sector. This requires strong partnerships with Fintech’s such as Contovista. The customers benefit from the cooperation, they want individual and easy to use solutions. With the personal financial assistant we are able to meet our customers’ needs once more.”

Peter Bircher

Head of Marketing & Communication at NKB
“The financial assistant extends our digital offer. We are looking forward to provide more overview and comfort to our customers. The collaboration with Contovista AG was very positive. Our concerns and wishes were taken seriously and implemented accordingly.”


Contovista verstärkt Expansion ins Ausland – Gerrit Sindermann neu verantwortlich für Internationalisierung und Partnerschaften

Schlieren, 11. Mai 2017 – Das Schweizer FinTech Startup Contovista, welches sich in der Schweiz als Spezialist für Data Driven Banking etabliert hat, verstärkt seine Expansion ins Ausland.

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Raiffeisen lanciert den Finanzassistenten von Contovista

Schlieren, 19. April 2017 – Das Schweizer FinTech Startup Contovista gibt die Lancierung seiner Personal Finance Management Lösung bei Raiffeisen bekannt.

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Contovista als Innovationspartner für Kantonalbanken

Schlieren, 22. Februar 2017. Die Appenzeller Kantonalbank und die Glarner Kantonalbank haben sich gemeinsam für den Finanzassistenten von Contovista entschieden.

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About us




Nicolas Cepeda
Co-Founder & COO
Nicolas is the co-founder and COO of Contovista. He is the architect of the Contovista products. Nicolas taught himself to program when he was 11 years old. As a teenager he attended the Olympiad in Informatics for his homeland Argentina as well as for Switzerland. Before founding Contovista, he worked for an investment bank and later as a consultant. He was responsible for the development, migration and implementation of several banking applications. Nicolas holds a MSc in Computer Science from the University of Zurich.

Gian Reto À Porta
Co-Founder & CEO
Gian is the co-founder and CEO of Contovista. He leads Contovista with the vision to improve and simplify the banking experience for retail customers. Before founding Contovista he worked as a management consultant for the banking industry. Gian supported dozens of banks in various topics ranging from exchanging IT platforms to the outsourcing of business processes. Gian holds a Master’s degree of Computer Science from the University of Zurich. He published and co-authored papers on banking technology and user experience.

Fabio Bernasconi
Fabio joined Contovista with the responsibility to make its systems run smoothly. Before Contovista, Fabio worked as a researcher, an engineer, a consultant and an entrepreneur in industries ranging from biomedical research to finance and the web. He has developed a passion for technology when he was very young. Fabio holds a BSc in Computer Science and an MSc in Biomedical Engineering.

Julia Bochanneck
Design & UX
Julia is the creative mind, with passion for her work and an eye for detail. In the advertising business she works for the big brands. Her customers include Emmi, Gerber, Sunrise and BMW. At Contovista she is responsible for design and user experience.

Jennifer Duchetta
Quality & Testing
Jennifer started with Contovista as a trainee and works part time now. She studies business information systems at the University of Zurich. She discovered her passion for the tech-world a few years ago and is learning new pieces every day. At Contovista Jennifer is responsible for test- and quality management.

Remo Koch
Senior Software Engineer
Remo is an enthusiastic software engineer with over 8 years of experience in the areas of software engineering and architecture. Prior to Contovista, Remo was a software developer and technical lead with focus on modernisation of legacy applications across several different industries. Remo has a major interest in new technologies and is always on the lookout for the latest tech the world has to offer.

Samuel von Baussern
Software Engineer
Samuel developed an early passion for mathematics and computer science on his route to machine learning and data mining. Throughout his studies he worked as a freelancer as well as in several projects. Prior to Contovista he was responsible for various web applications across several different industries.

Cédric Roussel
Senior Software Engineer
Cédric has more than six years of experience in developing large web applications. As an enthusiastic developer he has strong interest in open-source software and functional programming. Before he was part of Contovista he worked for a consulting company developing softwares that were able to evaluate environmental performances of products and processes. Cédric holds a MSc. in Environmental Sciences from EPFL Lausanne.

Kevin Smith
Senior Data Scientist
Kevin is Contovista’s Data Scientist with a passion for analysing and understanding data using mathematical models. After starting out at a tier 1 bank in Credit Risk Methodology he switched to Quantitative Business Insights, where he focussed on Machine Learning and Data Mining by utilising his skills and experience in mathematics and quantitative modelling. Kevin holds a M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance from the ETH Zurich and is a board member of the Zurich Quantitative Finance Alumni Club.

Fabia Bachmann
Senior Product Specialist
Fabia helps to ensure that our products grow in line with our clients’ needs. Already during her studies she coupled her passion for banking with software development. Fabia worked in the banking software industry supporting banks in risk management as well as in the financial planning team of a large company. Her experience and finance background also make her the go-to person for financial questions within Contovista. Fabia holds a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance from the University of Zurich.

Mikel Corcuera
Software Engineer
Mikel has been fascinated by technology and programming from a young age on so he decided to study Telecommunications Engineering. During college, his passion for Frontend Development grew and he started to experiment and work with the newest technologies. Mikel believes that improving development processes enhances the final product and he has a special interest in Continuous Development and Continuous Integration.

Mrudula Chunduri
Software Engineer
Mrudula is a software developer with a lot of experience developing applications for web and mobile using different front-end technologies. She has done her bachelors in computer science at the KLC University in India. She likes to solve problems and believes that most of them have a simple solution. She is passionate about coding and trying out new technologies as well as finding simple yet scalable solutions.

Niklaus Zbinden
Software Engineer
Niklaus has one great passion – programming. He completed his education as Application Developer and has since then worked on different parts of the Software Stack. In his free time he likes to work on open source projects and just in time compilers. Before joining Contovista he was the lead developer for an online lending platform.

Remo Arpagaus
Senior Software Engineer
Remo has over a decade of experience in creating software to solve challenging problems. Always keeping the customers’ needs in mind he’s dedicated to finding simple solutions. Before Contovista, he was working on large CRM systems for various clients in the insurance and finance industry. Remo holds a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland FHNW.

Gerrit Sindermann
Head International Business Development & Partnerships
Gerrit is an international FinTech expert with corporate and entrepreneurial experience, dedicated to helping customers discover new business opportunities. Prior to Contovista he led an online payment provider, managed bank partners and mobile payment projects at a telecommunications provider, and worked 10 years in banking. He enjoys applying insights from the tech startup world to the financial services industry. Gerrit holds a BBA from Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and an MBA from IMD International in Lausanne.

Olivier Brin
Senior Project Manager
Olivier is responsible for the delivery of our services. His understanding of both technology and business requirements helps our customers to get things done. Prior to Contovista Olivier worked as a software architect, consultant and project lead for integration projects with a focus on enterprise content management. Olivier holds an engineering diploma in Computer Science from the University of Applied Sciences HES-SO and a management degree from the ETH Zurich (MAS MTEC).

Louisa Troitzsch
Administration and Office Manager
Louisa works part-time as our Administration and Office Manager and is responsible for recruiting. Prior to joining Contovista she worked for a professional services firm providing financial and commercial advice on large transactions. Louisa is an chartered accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and holds an MA in Linguistics from the University of Edinburgh and a BA in Humanities and Classical Studies from The Open University.

Michael Hauser
Quality Manager
Michael is one of our data calibration specialist. After completing his apprenticeship at a bank in Switzerland and successfully starting his career in the banking industry, Michael is currently studying International Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Winterthur. Working part time enables him to contribute his experience in financial services to Contovista, and at the same time to combine his job perfectly with his studies.



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Contovista AG
Rütistrasse 14
8952 Schlieren