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Advisory Board

Digital experts as our advisors

TAKKT AG established the Digital Transformation Advisory Board in 2015, responsible for providing the TAKKT Management Board and the Chief Digital Officers of the different business units with advice and support in times of change, as well as promoting innovation skills. Experienced experts from the digital economy anticipate and examine digital trends and help identify digital opportunities and risks.

The Advisory Board contributes an external perspective and acts as an advisor. It poses questions in a targeted way and evaluates what could prove to be fundamentally important for the future success of TAKKT AG.

Independent management consultant

Expert in digital start-ups and business models, former CEO of Scout24

Vita

  • Since 2015: Independent management consultant
  • 2005 - 2014: Scout 24 Holding GmbH, Munich, Germany (CEO)
  • 2001 - 2005: T-Online Intl. AG, Darmstadt, Germany (SVP International Business)
  • 1999 - 2001: Speed Ventures GmbH, Munich, Germany (Managing Director)
  • 1995 - 1999: McKinsey & Company
  • Member of various Management and Supervisory Boards
  • Since 2014: Egmont Foundation, Kopenhagen, Danmark (Member of the Board of Trustees)
  • 2010 - 2014: DeTeMedien GmbH, Deutsche Telekom Medien GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)
  • 2010 - 2012: Interactive Media CCSP GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)
  • 2010 - 2012: ClickandBuy Holding GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)
  • 2012 - 2014: T-Venture Funds GmbH, Bonn, Germany (Member of the Advisory Board)

Director of the Detecon Innovation Institute, Silicon Valley, USA

Expert in digital innovations

Vita

  • Since 2015: Director Deutsche Telekom AG, Detecon Inc, San Francisco, USA
  • Since 2015: Mentor 500 Startups
  • 2014-2015: Principal Consultant Director Deutsche Telekom AG, Detecon Inc, San Francisco, USA
  • 2013-2014: Global Business Development and Venturing, Deutsche Telekom AG, Berlin, Germany
  • 2013-2014: Mentor Speedcamp
  • 2007-2012: Senior Consultant, Director Deutsche Telekom AG, Detecon Inc, San Francisco, USA
  • 2004-2006: Senior Systems Engineer, Center for Remote Sensing Inc.

Director of the Institute of Electronic Commerce and Digital Markets

Expert in digitalization, marketing and innovation

Vita

  • Since 2010: Director of the Institute of Electronic Commerce and Digital Markets, Ludwig-
    Maximilians-University Munich, Germany
  • 2005-2010: Professor for Marketing and Innovation, University Passau, Germany
  • 2005: Habilitation, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • 2002: PhD, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

 

Research visits

  • University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
  • University of Southern California (USC), USA
  • Visiting professor University Bocconi, Mailand, Italy
  • Visiting professor Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary
  • Visiting professor State University for Management, Moskau, Russia