Jean-Michel Chardon


Jean-Michel is an experienced technology leader, an innovator and a design thinker capable of dealing with the ambiguity of breakthrough innovation. An engineer by trade, Jean-Michel has cultivated his entrepreneurial spirit at Logitech and covered many roles spanning from product development to product management, front-end innovation, entrepreneurship and technology strategy.

Jean-Michel joined Logitech in 1996, and worked in different continents across many business groups and technologies. Today he is focussing on new technology management, incl. Cloud Services, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. He is also the leader of Logitech’s Innovation Center on the EPFL Innovation Park, where 300+ designers, engineers, marketers, sales,  and business leaders continuously imagine, develop and market innovative experiences people love to use at home, at work and on the go.

Jean-Michel holds a Master Degree in Microtechnology from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (1996) and a MBA from the University of Santa Clara, California (2004).