Andreas is holding a Ph.D. in computer science from Bonn University. His fields of study included signal processing, data structures and algorithms for content based retrieval in non-relationally structured data like images, audio signals and 3D protein molecules. After finishing his Ph.D., Andreas joined the analytics heavyweight Teradata. Here Andreas held multiple positions including Solution Architecture and Big Data Architecture delivering analytical projects for global players in various industries.
In 2015 Andreas decided to join the Cupertino and Cologne based IoT database startup ParStream as head of Product Management and Data Scientist further developing the analytical capabilities of ParStream. After the acquisition by Cisco, Andreas accepted the challenge of building a Big Data architecture and Data Science team for the Lufthansa Systems spin-off #ZeroG.