Marco Paniz is instructor, trainer, actor and director, with experience in culture management and project management. He works for technology companies, is a communication trainer, coaches management personnel in executive presence, and teaches at different technical colleges. Prior to that he was project manager at Pro Helvetia. After the general qualification for university he attended the professional theatre conservatory Scuola Teatro Dimitri, and took acting roles in various theatres in Switzerland, Germany, and Austria. He completed postgraduate studies in culture management at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW), and in digital media at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU).