Founder and Managing Director - Consumer Finance Technology & Innovation
Martin is a Managing Director in PwC’s Consumer Finance practice (CFG). Martin adds over a decade of leadership experience to CFG in the FinTech, venture capital, and corporate incubation domain. Prior to joining PwC Martin had built the product and technology behind the auto finance startup AutoGravity in his role as CTO & CISO.
Martin’s extensive experience in corporate innovation includes running a global venture fund as part of Siemens’ corporate venture initiative. As part of his role Martin created several new products for Siemens and spearheaded the company’s venture activities in the area of Digitization and Big Data in transportation and city applications. Martin was also CTO and Entrepreneur in Residence for a Big Data / IoT focused venture capital fund in California and led several portfolio companies as a member of the founding executive team.
In addition to his broad experience in creating products and technology, Martin is an expert in Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, and Big Data. He holds a MSc. in Physics and Applied Mathematics, a PhD in Operations Research (focus Artificial Intelligence) and an Executive MBA.