About Us

About the 72® Services GmbH

The 72® Services GmbH is a modern Swiss IT consulting and software development company, with a wealth of years-long experience. We support small, medium-sized, and large businesses in the wholesale and retail, services, education, and government sectors in software development projects and the renovation of their legacy IT systems.

Our results are modern systems and applications using the latest software architecture and system design developments.

Simon Martinelli
Software development is my passion
Simon Martinelli
Software Architect

72® Services GmbH was founded in 2009 by our managing director, Simon Martinelli. He is a passionate and experienced expert in Java, performance optimization, and application integration. His strengths include software architecture and system design, among other areas.

Simon Martinelli is a dynamic, innovative leader with more than 27 years of experience in implementing efficient solutions, both as a developer, architect, and technical project manager.

As an active member of the Java development community, he became a Java Champion, a Vaadin Champion, and an Oracle ACE Associate. He has also made significant contributions to the JSR-352 batch applications and the JSR-354 Money and Currency API.

As a part-time lecturer at the Bern University of Applied Sciences and the University of Applied Science of Northwestern-Switzerland, where he teaches the architecture and design of distributed systems, microservices, Spring Framework and Spring Boot, object-relational mapping with Hibernate, DevOps and persistence technologies in Bachelor of Science and continuing education courses

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Distinctions and Awards


Java Champion


Vaadin Champion


Oracle ACE Assosicate


Vaadin Community Award 2021/2022

Our Certifications

  • 2023 - Certified Vaadin 24 Developer
  • 2020 - Certified Vaadin 14 Professional
  • 2020 - Certified Vaadin 14 Developer
  • 2019 - Certified Spring Professional v5.0
  • 2011 - Certified Scrum Master
  • 2010 - Oracle Certified Master, Java EE Enterprise Architect
  • 2007 - Sun Certified Programmer for the Java 2 Platform SE 5.0 Upgrade
  • 2005 - Sun Certified Business Component Developer, J2EE 1.4

Our Memberships


Java User Group Switzerland
Simon Martinelli ist Mitglied und ehemaliger Vorstand


72 Services GmbH ist Gönner des Vereins