After his first corporate experiences at Fraport, Kühne & Nagel, and Lufthansa Michael decided to change his career by starting to travel through South America and afterwards studying International Business in Berlin. Always looking for a challenging environment Michael joined the co-founding team of the market research startup POSpulse in Berlin in its early stage. He led and grew the following business units: Operations (Project Management & Consultancy), Quality Assurance, and Sales (interim). After 4 years being very passionate and thrilled to build a multi-faced startup environment he again changed his career and after being in a sabbatical in Myanmar for 4 months Michael joined the international “edtech” startup Ironhack as a General Manager in Berlin. Michael is responsible for establishing and growing Ironhack’s strong brand in Germany, mainly focusing on building the team and developing the right strategic paths.