Curriculum Vitae
2020 - present Chair Representative of Prof. Hasso Plattner
Enterprise Platform and Integration Concepts
Hasso‐Plattner‐Institute, University of Potsdam
2019 - present VP Strategic Projects (Development Senior Manager)
SAP Technology and Innovation
2015 - 2018 Head of Chairman Projects (Development Manager)
SAP Innovation Center Network
2014 - 2015 Software Developer and Researcher
SAP Innovation Center Potsdam
Future Corporate Management
Strategic Projects
Programming Models & Development Experience
2008 - 2013 Doctoral Studies (Dr.-Ing.) in Computer Science
supervised by Prof. Dr. Robert Hirschfeld, Software Architecture Group
Thesis: Test-driven Fault Navigation for Debugging Reproducible Failures
Research School on Service-oriented Systems Engineering
Hasso‐Plattner‐Institute, University of Potsdam
2007 - 2008 Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Software Engineering
Thesis: Explicit Use-case Representation in Object-oriented Programming Languages
Hasso‐Plattner‐Institute, University of Potsdam
2003 - 2007 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Software Engineering
Hasso‐Plattner‐Institute, University of Potsdam
1996 - 2003 Secondary School "Hermann-von-Helmholtz Gymnasium", Potsdam
1990 - 1996 Elementary School "Waldschule", Potsdam

Academic Service


  • Lectures
    • Trends and Concepts in the Software Industry I (together with Prof. Hasso Plattner, focus on cloud architectures, master course, summer term 2020)
    • Software Engineering II (Bachelor course, winter term 2020/2021)
    • Grundlagen der Datenverarbeitung in Unternehmensanwendungen (Bachelor course, summer term 2020)
    • Causal Inference - Theory and Applications in Enterprise Computing (together with Rainer Schlosser, master course, summer term 2020)
    • Data-Driven Decision-Making in Enterprise Applications (together with Rainer Schlosser, master course, summer term 2020)
  • Seminars
    • Trends and Concepts in the Software Industry II (together with Prof. Hasso Plattner, focus on development experience in the cloud, master course, winter term 2020/2021)
    • Research and implementation of database topics (Seminar, Master course, winter term 2020/2021)
  • Student projects
    • Reinvent the Development Experience for the Intelligent Enterprise with SAP Graph (Bachelor project, 2020-2021)
    • Causal Inference Benchmark (Master project, winter term 2020/2021)
    • Performance Engineering for Cloud-based Database Systems (Master project, summer term 2020)
    • Autopilot On: A Cockpit for Self-Driving Databases (Bachelor project, 2019-2020)
  • Lectures (with Prof. Dr. Robert Hirschfeld)
    • Software-Architecture (Bachelor course, winter term 2008/2009 - 2013/2014)
    • Software Engineering I (Bachelor course, summer term 2009 - 2016)
    • Meta-Programming and Reflection (Master course, winter term 2011/2012)
    • IT-Enterprise Architectures (Master course, summer term 2010, winter term 2012/2013)
  • Seminars (with Prof. Dr. Robert Hirschfeld)
    • Programming Language Concepts, Tools, and Environments (Master course, summer term 2012)
    • Agile Development (Master course, summer term 2010)
  • Co-supervised student projects (with Prof. Dr. Robert Hirschfeld)
    • Improved Navigation in Back-in-time Debuggers (Master project, winter term 2013/2014)
    • The Reflective Programmer (Master project, summer term 2011)
    • Programming Models for Data-intensive Applications (Bachelor project, 2011-2012)
    • Scripting Objects for the Web (Bachelor project, 2010-2011)
    • Digital Pub Life (Bachelor project, 2009-2010)
  • Other
    • Etoys workshop (Lecturer, course for pupils, summer term 2009, winter term 2009/2010)


2014 Winner of the Best App in SAP Tool-A-Thon 2014. Hangman-Notifications. Marius Obert, Michael Perscheid, Sebastian Schneider, Sebastian Woinar.
2009 Second Place for ESUG Innovation Technology Awards - PhidgetLab
2003 Third place for Brandenburg’s competition in computer science