Gerald Aigner is currently involved in exploring renewable energy and wireless technologies. Previously, Gerald was an early employee at Google, responsible for Google's data-center infrastructure until 2003. In 2004, Gerald founded Google's Zurich Engineering office. Prior to Google, Gerald worked at Stanford University as part of the compiler infrastructure for software transformation and optimization efforts. He holds a M.Sc. (Dipl. Ing.) degree from the University of Linz in Austria.