Michael Backes

Executive and CTO in Hamburg, Germany

Michael Backes

Executive and CTO in Hamburg, Germany

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As a CTO and financial executive, Michael Backes provides hands-on leadership in innovation. With an entrepreneurial-mindest, Backes has recognized expertise in finding technical and business solutions.

His career has focused on change: everything from digitizing regional power grids to revamping a global manufacturer's QA, as a venture capitalist focused on next-generation companies, or in his role creating the first German company-builder focused on strategically innovating a large corporate. In six years, he created a portfolio value of over €200M on the heels of €27M in investment.

He is a graduate of Kansas State University in Computer Science and holds an MBA in finance from the Rotterdam School of Management.

Some of the companies he has built can be found at:

http://www.liquidlabs.de
http://collect.ai
http://riskident.com
http://borderguru.com