Carl Bernhard Bruno FRIESS

Website: Email: Nationality: British, German Languages: German (mother tongue), English (mother tongue), French (advanced)


2015 - present: ETH Zürich
Studying Informatics (BSc)
2015: European School of Brussels III
European Baccalaureate: July 2015

Professional Experience (paid):

May 2017 - present: Freelance app development for a research project at Imperial Collage London. January 2016: Creation of a new website for the Academic Association of Scientific Staff at ETH Zurich ( 2015: Collaboration with the Secretariat-general of the European Schools to develop a specialized and structured database for publishing past exams to pupils. August 2014: Design and paid development of websites for two Estate Agents ( July 2014: Student contract in the IT-Department of Freshfields Bruckhaus Derringer LLP, Brussels. 2013: Design and development of a new Website for Horizont ASBL, a hospice charity in Brussels (

Work related experience:

September 2016 - present: Head of Avionics at Swissloop (ETH Zürich Hyperloop Team competing in SpaceX's Hyperloop Competition March 2017: Participated in the START Hack Hackathon in St. Gallen, creating a local social networking app. July 2016: Development of an iOS app showing the daily menus of canteens at ETH Zürich (Mensa ETH Zürich). 2015 - 2016: Development and deployment of a cloud-based music streaming service including iOS, Android and Web Apps ( 2015: Creation of an easy to use, open source, online reference for the Eiffel programming language ( 2015: Development of a cloud-based media conversion service ( August 2013: Internship at Grok Solutions (Palo Alto), a company developing and using artificial intelligence to make predictions and find anomalies based on live data. 2011 - February 2013: Ran small rental service for Minecraft Servers.

Other Activities:

September 2016 - present: Involvement in student body for the department of Computer Science at ETH Zürich (VIS) as Semester Representative and member of the Events Committee. July 2013 - 2015: Design, Development and construction of a small electric vehicle with an integrated touch-screen based control system ( May 2015: Creative Technician for an audiovisual theatre project in French ( April 2015: General Manager for Springfest 2015 at the European School of Brussels III ( May 2014: IT and Aftermovie Manager for Springfest 2014 at the European School of Brussels III. Sept 2013 - March 2014: Founder and Technical Director of the Mini-Enterprise project "PullBag", in charge of the Production of the Product and creation of the publicity clip. (http:// & March 2014: Participation in the United Nations International School Conference in New York. May 2013: IT and Aftermovie Manager for Springfest 2013 at the European School of Brussels III. Organised sponsoring and audiovisual installations and developed a system to display live SMS text messages from the audience. June - October 2012: Compilation of the script, directing, producing, editing and production of DVDs and Blu-Rays for the short film: "Frühlings Erwachen" (based on the play by Frank Wedekind). March 2012: Participation at the 9th annual European School Science Symposium in Alicante, Spain: Development of water rockets. 2009 - 2010: Writing the script, directing, producing, editing and production of DVDs for the short film: "Mission auf der Venus".

Pastimes/Other Interests:

Running, Climbing, Skiing, Hiking, Ballroom dancing


Available upon request.