Max is the general manager of SAP.io, a unit inside SAP chartered with the development and scaling of new businesses that can meaningful increase SAP’s more than $25B in annual revenue. Previously, Max was a member of the growth and market development teams at Sapphire Ventures, a vice president in SAP’s Corporate Strategy Group, and an employee and founder of multiple venture backed startups. Max received an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar, and a BA from Northwestern University, where he graduated with distinction. Max is an active angel investor, has founded two companies and worked at various venture-backed startups. Max currently serves on the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council, where he advises the Consumer Industries Governor’s Council.