Christian is a digital business consultant and coach for lean entrepreneurship. He advises companies to build plug&play business architectures for easily connecting diverse assets and capabilities to drive business innovation. As co-initiator of the Venture Passion Academy - a subsidiary of the University of Applied Sciences Wedel - he coaches students and executives based on the lean startup method and the business model generation framework.
He has 15 years of business development experience in forming relationships with startups and online units from media publishing, commerce and telecommunications. Christian worked in major companies as well as in a startup size setup (e.g. Nokia, Excite, AOL, Pangora). During this time he closed numerous deals and developed a profound understanding of the relevant business models.