Markus Schranner
Founder & Chairman Startup Germany
Markus started his career as an economist responsible for United Technologies Corporation continuous improvement process and lean activities in EMEA. After that experience he founded a consultancy with a strong focus on process improvement by using IT. In 2011 that company got acquired by the San Francisco, CA based Piryx, Inc. Markus became co-founder and Managing Director EU. He also advices businesses of different sizes how to digitally transform and improve business models. End of 2013 he co-founded Startup Germany e.V. to support entrepreneurs in Germany.