Alexander is a technically proficient Software Architect and advanced software engineer at heart with almost 25 years of experience in complex software design and ethical hacking. He is a digital expert and especially drives the digitalization across the society, and as a well-known entrepreneur he loves to build innovative cutting edge tech to solve future challenges of our mankind today. He is reckoned as IoT and Big Data expert who investigates the possibilities of technology in our society and critically questions current developments at the same time. Alex has successfully built multiple futuristic concepts and systems in the US with Google, Cloudera and the Healthcare Industry as well as in Europe with Allianz SE, Scout24 or E.On in various executive roles. He was a contributor to different Open Source projects, e.g. Apache Hadoop, OpenBSD or Linux. Enhanced by his work in the USA he tackles problems directly and consequently, he is appreciated as creative lateral thinker and futurist. His passion belongs to technology and the possibilities arising with the ethical use.