Tim is an open-minded entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience in the automotive industry, corporate innovation management and startup business. Prior to founding his own business, he worked in several managerial positions for German car maker AUDI.

As Founder and CEO of transferNET, Tim leads a boutique consultancy firm that supports corporates and startups in international open innovation management and business growth.

Additionally, Tim regularly acts as juror, panelist and mentor at international startup events. In 2018, Tim won first prize at the prestigious SLUSH Tokyo pitching competition.