Vice President of Innovation,
Frank has 20 years of industry experience in creating enterprise software. Frank was involved in the first open source versions of Nutch and Hadoop. As a consultant he was in charge of the first distributed and scalable implementations with the 101tec, e.g. EMI Music, Krugle and a major telecommunications provider. In 2009, Frank became a founding member of Datameer Inc in California, which had the vision to create the first end-user application for big data analysis based on Hadoop. At Datameer, he led the product management team for many years. Today, Frank is responsible for the Innovation Lab at Datameer as Vice President of Innovation. He also accompanies the function of Managing Director of the German subsidiary Datameer GmbH.