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Matthaus manages all growth and sales activities at XYO. Translating customer experience into product innovation he drives XYO forward.
Passionate to help ideas develop into products and companies, he is an investor and advisor to other innovative startups. He has extensive product management experience in commerce, online marketing and mobile content.
A move to Silicon Valley in 2008 saw him breaking important trend pieces as a VentureBeat contributor. Working on content and sales, he build up the MobileBeat conference series as co-chair with Matt Marshall. A regular blogger and speaker, he continues to contribute to the international conference circuit.
He holds a Masters in Business from the highly-ranked research university of technology RWTH Aachen.
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Zoe, the CEO of XYO, is a technology angel investor and mobile industry entrepreneur. Since founding her first company in 1999, she has built up extensive experience in mobile software, mobile content, B2C products and services for mobile corporations. After executive roles at Deloitte and Jamba/Jamster, Zoe embarked on her sixth mobile technology venture XYO. She is an engineer at heart with a strong background in electronics and informatics. This passion has led Zoe to be a founder of many successful software agencies and has enabled her to be at the forefront of technological advance for the past 10 years.
As a resident of Berlin, she has her finger firmly on the pulse of the European tech landscape and is an active business angel for early stage startups. Zoe's profound understanding of mobile and digital startups, coupled with her ability to recognize and leverage trends in her field, makes her a leader and mentor among startup scenes across Europe. She holds degrees in Cultural Science, Informatics and Electronics, and has always had at least one company running alongside her studies.
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Marcin Rudolf, with 30 years of professional programming experience, is the resident mobile technology guru in his role as Chief Technical Officer and cofounder of XYO. His experience encompasses all things tech, from coding in assembly to managing large technology teams for companies such as Orange, Hewlett Packard, Newsweek, Jamster, Coca-Cola and Fiat. At XYO, Marcin leads technology, data quality audits and testing. He focuses on the development and improvement of XYO's core technology and has a constant drive and tenacity to solve any programming challenge put in front of him.
He holds a master in Computer Technologies from Warsaw University of Technology. He is a frequent online commentator and writer of all things mobile.
Special thanks to:
Andrey Andreev, Jens Begemann, Henrik Berggren, Nancy Birkholzer, Roberto Bonanzinga, Marcel Botha, Hans Peter Brondmo, Nadine Bruder, Mike Butcher, Deng-Kai Cheng, Julana Chondrasch, Pawel Chudzinski, Stacy Cohen, Paddy Cosgrave, Kim-Mai Cutler, Anil Dharni, Jeannette Dietrich, Joerg Duske, André Eggert, Eric Eldon, Jess Erickson, Dan Fiden, Lukasz Gadowski, Maks Giordano, Manuel Grossmann, Kolja Hebenstreit, Heiko Hebig, Christian Henschel, Stefanie Hoffmann, Joichi Ito, Ewelina Jaslar, Lars Kamp, Klaas Kersting, Karolina Kukielka, Candace Locklear, Gunnar Lott, Alexander Ljung, Scott Lyons, Christophe Maire, Grzegorz Marczak, Yulia Mitrovich, Nadine Pauw, Gus Pauw, Peggy Reichelt, Florian Resatsch, Ramzi Rizk, Michael von Roeder, Marissa Root, Rupert Schäfer, Thomas Schiavone, Raj Singh, Olga Steidl, Dean Takahashi, Rick Thompson, Volker Tietgens, Sascha Tueni, Bastian Unterberg, Yaron Valler, Eric Wahlforss, Holger Weiss, Jan Wittlin, Nikolas Woischnik, Angela Zäh