Dr. Andreas Franz studied Business Administration at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich and at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He finished his Ph.D. studies in business administration and his doctoral thesis at the Institute for Information, Organization and Management. He was visiting scholar at the Haas School of Business at University of California, Berkeley in 2001. After his studies, Andreas Franz was working as a project leader for McKinsey and Company. Since 2007, he is owner and CEO of the Framos Group, an international player for industrial imaging technologies. Andreas, is invested in several companies in various industries and an active CDTM lecturer and coach.