Florian has always had a strong emphasis on all things visual and UX with a bias towards search-based applications. Until the end of 2020, he served as Chief Marketing Officer at ayfie Group AS. In this role, he headed corporate marketing and product management for their entire range of products. Before joining ayfie, he focussed on creating and marketing unique search-based solutions for a multitude of customers. He started his career at German Telekom and ended up spearheading their effort to create the local search application “suchen.de” which merged Yellow Pages data with business information available on the web. Florian hold’s a diploma degree in industrial engineering and business administration.