Dr. Rudolf King
Founder at SwiftAlarm!
Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin Mentor
Dr. Rudolf King, born 1968 in Munich, is a trained german lawyer who holds a PhD in law. He moved to Indonesia, where he lived for three years and where he founded his first company: a furniture export company, which he sold in 2001. In 2001, he attended MIT Sloan School. After that, he joined the family enterprise, which runs hotels and a real estate business.
Dr. King patented the basic idea for his current project, SwiftAlarm!, in 2005. In 2006, he successfully sued the Bavarian government and won a casino license in Munich. He sold the casino and the hotel partnership in 2014, when development for SwiftAlarm began. Since then, he has filed several patents in the geriatric safety area. Dr. King lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.