Executive Teamfrom left to right
Dr. Michael GeisserManaging Director of Market Development
Michael has ample experience working for different finance and IT companies in Europe. During his last assignment with SAP AG he managed a program of strategic IT initiatives, one of them being the introduction of virtual events to this company. In order to develop a leading virtual event provider, he left SAP in 2009 to found ubivent. Here, he is mainly responsible for the development of new markets.
Dr. Thomas ButterManaging Director of Research and Development
Thomas is an experienced software developer. He actively participated in multiple open source projects, and has conducted extensive research in novel software development tools and methods. He worked in different roles on various software projects, the last one being the technical manager for several virtual event projects at SAP AG. In early 2009, dissatisfied by the existing platforms, he quit his job and started his own virtual event company. At ubivent, he is responsible for research and development.
Andi GeisserHead of Design
Andi studied IT and telecommunications in Germany and Finland. Since then he worked in different creative jobs such as photographer or manager of a media lab. Recently, he is also acting as graphical director for an advertising agency. He currently supports ubivent as Head of Design. In this role, he is responsible for the graphical conception of the ubivent platform.
Dr. Jens ArndtManaging Director of Operations and Finance
Jens worked on different IT projects for mutliple companies in the US and Germany. In his last job at Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, the worldwide market leader for offset printing presses, Jens led a team responsible for defining and enforcing a company-wide Business Intelligence strategy. In 2009 he quit this job to found ubivent. Here, he is responsible for project management, internal operations and finance.