Christian Lutz, Founder and CEO of Crate.io Inc, has 20 years experience as entrepreneur and as operating manager in the internet and communication industries. After studying Industrial Engineer in Vienna he started his first software venture. Crate.io is his 4th venture backed Enterprise software business as founder and finished in 2010 the 3-year OPM program at Harvard Business School. When not in business he enjoys mountaineering, skiing and any sport on or below water. Christian spends half of his time in San Francisco and Dornbirn/Austria, where his wife and two sons live.