René Kasan is founder and CEO of 37 Centigrades AG.

He possesses of an employment track record working in the consulting industry for almost 18 years. During his tenures with four consulting firms, he has experienced serving multinational corporations as well as medium-sized service companies with different responsibilities and accountabilities. As a matter of fact, René has developed a clear emphasis on adding value to the life science industry in various roles, mainly as business analyst and advisor for IT-related, long-running transformational initiatives. Moreover - and besides his generally available broad consulting capabilities paired with good common senses - René has developed in-depths subject matter expertise in the fields of computer-related quality assurance and regulatory affairs matters. In addition to his consulting footprint, he is always on the search for software vendor and computer compliance audit engagements.

René has mainly worked on mandates serving globally operating life science customers, including renowned top players that are headquartered in Germany. In addition, he was granted the privilege to also serve two of the top 5 pharmaceutical companies in the world.

Selected milestones are as follows:


M.B.A./IT (USA) - University of Denver, CO, U.S.A

Dipl.-Wi.-Ing. (FH) - College of Applied Sciences Berlin, Germany
(diploma in business administration and a technical discipline)

Dipl.-Inform. - Technical University of Berlin, Germany
(diploma in computer sciences)

Professional Career

37 Centigrades AG, Baar, Switzerland
Founder and Managing Director

NNIT Switerland AG, Zürich, Switzerland
Senior Management Consultant and Subject Matter Expert

Logica Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
Unit Manager and Senior Managing Consultant

Senior Consultant

Computer Sciences Corporation, Germany
Leading Consultant

To Know

Fulbright Grantee

Lean 6-Sigma Yellow and Green Belt

Frequent Conference Speaker


DIA IQCT Community Core Team

US Society of Quality Assurance - CVIC

US Society of Quality Assurance - SQA ITSC 


German Society of Computer Science