CEW was founded in 2005, by Ana Cristina Kolb, « General Manager » of the company.
Ana was born 1968 in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. She moved to Germany in 1992, where she graduated in 1996, in Foreign Trade. Later, Ana specialised in Marketing.
In 1996, Ana started working in the logistics division at Mannesmann Mobilfunk GmbH, a German mobile operator, today part of the Vodafone Group.
In 1997, Ana joined Ericsson Networks in Germany, to be in charge of introduction of traceability process into the German market. In 1998 Ana became Global Project Manager in charge of traceability process worldwide. Ana also participated in many IT-related projects, as SAP implementation, concepts of internet, extranet, intranet and database projects.
In 1999, she joined Nokia Networks, as Marketing Manager for "Professional Services", where she worked until 2004 in Global Accounts. In 2004 Ana joined "Nagra", a Swiss world leader in digital security, part of "Kudelski Group", as Telecom Business Development Manager.
In 2005, Ana founded "CEW Marketing Services" and since then the company has been strategically diversifying its activities, with COCOM, CEW LEARN and eclectic design.In 2012, Ana also co-founded the "Brazilian International Business Group".
Ana also has been part-time lecturer in some top universities in Switzerland, as Glion Hospitality Management, Surval Finishing School, American Graduate School of Business, European University, Montreux School of Business and HIM Hotel Institute Montreux.