Mr. Carsten Thoma was the Co-Founder and served as Chief Operating Officer, President & Board Member at SAP Hybris. He serves as a Board member at Celonis and Baton Technologies. He serves as Board Observer at sevDesk. He also served as Venture Partner at 83North. He also serves on the Advisory Board at Talentry. Mr. Thoma co-founded hybris in 1997 with the aim of setting a market standard with software solutions, based on state-of-the-art technologies. Mr. Thoma is evolving the growing organization and establishing the North American Operation. Mr. Thoma began his career at Hewlett Packard. It was here that he first developed his ideas for a standardized yet highly innovative and flexible eCommerce software, from which emerged one of the leading Multichannel Software Suites available on the market today. Mr. Thoma studied law and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.