André is a serial entrepreneur, currently a co-founder & CEO of the platform venture backbone.one, which aims to deploy the operating system of a digitally & electrically transformed world. He’s got expertise in the convergence of markets, which he also contributes to his role as a member of the advisory board of United Smart Cities. André was part of the global management board of Austria’s e-mobility pioneers Kreisel Electric until 2018, being responsible for Kreisel’s brand strategy and business development for over 1,5 years. Before selling his shares in 2017, he headed up Serviceplan Group Austria, the lead-agency of various major brands, as CEO and shareholder from 2011 onwards. Prior to his entrepreneurship, he held various senior management positions at Siemens Austria & CEE, A1Telekom and Ogilvy in Budapest, London and Vienna.