Marco Derighetti, from Ticino, grew up in Muralto and Losone. He graduated from the ETH Zurich in 1991 in electrical engineering and completed a post-graduate course in information technology in 1993, also at the ETH. In 1998 he qualified as Dr. Tech. Wiss. ETH. From 1991 until 1998 Marco Derighetti worked as an assistant at the Automatic Control Laboratory at the ETH Zurich. From 1998 until 2001 he worked as a development engineer in the fire control technology-radar department and from 2001 until 2002 as head of this department. In 2002 he joined Radiotelevisione svizzera (RSI) as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Head of Media Technology.
Swiss TXT AG (Chairman).