Urban IC is run by young entrepreneurs Startup from Switzerland. We develop web-enabled, fully automated greenhouses and thus enable the enthusiastic urban gardeners, easy access to the crops.

The team behind Urban IC

Samuel Ettlin, CEO & Founder

Samuel Ettlin (34) is a qualified carpenter / furniture maker and has completed his training with Frank Carpenter in Buochs. For four years he has been successful as an independent carpenter and his company Samuel Ettlin Schreiner and montages GmbH go. His passion is for processing and stylish implementation of wood panels. The traditional raw material is highly versatile, outdoors and indoors, to construct unique furniture and build. Its core competence lies in traditional connect with contemporary design - according to the wishes of the customer. In his spare time Samuel constantly developing new solutions that promote sustainability in several aspects.

Alex Haydn, Co-founder

Alexander Haydn (34) is currently a student in 4 semesters at the Fachhochschule Luzern and studied computer science. Study Accompanying he works as an automation engineer. He has in-depth experience in project management and IT. Thanks to his profound knowledge in plant cultivation techniques as well as his deep understanding of technology and IT solutions he could abut various initiatives at Urbanic. It forms the symbiosis between art and nature. Alexander is a passionate Urban Gardener.

Yanneck Boss, Co-founder

Yanneck Boss (25) is a trained computer scientist and currently a student in the 6th Semester at the University of Applied Sciences Lucerne and studied computer science. Since he can hold a keyboard in his hands, he is interested in computer and operates in programming for 6 years. By integrating into the digital world, it can be realized by its knowledge a connection between nature and technology.


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