Stefanie is CEO and co-founder of ComfyLight AG, a Swiss-based smart home company focused on IoT-enabled in-home security. Together with her co-founder Marcus Köhler, she has been developing ComfyLight as a spin-off of the University of St. Gallen and ETH Zurich as part of her PhD at the Bosch Internet of Things Lab. Before joining the IoT research lab in Switzerland, Stefanie’s career focused on strategy planning and development in different tech industries. She gained on-site work experience across Europe, China, Africa, and the Middle East. Stefanie holds an MSc in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Hohenheim and studied at the University of Stellenbosch (South Africa). She is a guest author for the Bosch ConnectedWorld Blog.