Florian has a degree in “Business Engineering” from University of Karlsruhe. Previous experience includes establishing a new business unit, with more than 120 researchers, within the Fraunhofer Institute in Stuttgart. He was the Institute Director and responsible for “Mobility and Urban Systems Engineering”. In addition, he founded a collaboration with the MIT Senseable City Lab and also a start-up called “ChargeLounge”. In 2015, Florian joined Porsche and is working on building up the digital ecosystem together with start-ups and partners from different industries. He is directly responsible for digital business fields, such as parking and initiated and managed the investment in evopark GmbH.