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Hristo Odiseev

Employee, Chief Information Officer (CIO), Deutsche Bahn - DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH

Berlin, Germany

Skills

Hi-tech entrepreneur and technology executive passionate about digital and mobile.
Built several technology businesses e.g. large-scale near shoring software development hubs.
Experienced in incubating niche professional services and product companies.
Advisor on large-scale technology-related enterprise transformation initiatives for DAX and Fortune companies.
Angel investor in consumer and enterprise-focused start-ups.
Industry wide Internet Know-How
Nearshoring
IT Outsourcing
Outsourcing
eCommerce
Product Management
Start-ups
Entrepreneurship
Contacts
International Experience and Enthusiasm (auch einen offenen Geist und gern auch mal eine entspannte Tasse Kaffee)
Business Strategy
If you find this boring glad to chat about old timer cars art gourmet and surfing.
Mobile telephony
Führung
IT-Strategie

Timeline

Professional experience for Hristo Odiseev

  • Current , since Aug 2020

    Chief Information Officer (CIO)

    Deutsche Bahn - DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH

    As part of the of the German railway, mobility and logistics company Deutsche Bahn (DB), we are ideally positioned to share DB’s world-renowned expertise and insights to customers in Germany and around the globe. Our aim is to develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future.

  • 2 years and 9 months, Nov 2017 - Jul 2020

    Chief Information Officer (CIO)

    rtv media group GmbH - a Bertelsmann company

  • 3 years and 7 months, Jun 2015 - Dec 2018

    Technology Partner

    Join Capital

  • 3 years and 1 month, Oct 2014 - Oct 2017

    CEO & Founder

    SF Digital

  • 7 months, Sep 2016 - Mar 2017

    Chief Digital Officer

    CrossLend GmbH

    CrossLend intermediates loans and securitises them into bonds which investors can invest in via an online platform. CrossLend is financed by reputable venture capital firms and business angels – including North Zone (Spotify, Klarna, etc.) and Atlantic Labs (Soundcloud, brands4friends, StudiVZ). Currently, CrossLend is active in Germany, the UK, the Netherlands and Spain.

  • 3 years and 1 month, Sep 2011 - Sep 2014

    CEO & Co-Founder Tech Center Portugal

    Rocket Internet GmbH

    Rocket Internet is a leading Internet powerhouse that creates Ecommerce worldwide leaders. Success stories: Groupon, Zalando, Plinga, BillPay and many more.

  • 8 months, Feb 2011 - Sep 2011

    CIO

    CUTEC

  • 2011 - 2011

    Sales & Marketing AdWords

    Google

  • 2010 - 2010

    IT Strategy Consultant

    Argon Design Ltd

  • 2008 - 2010

    Senior Engineer Product Development Web

    3M Deutschland GmbH

  • 2003 - 2008

    Lead Web Developer

    CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH / EIS AG

  • 2000 - 2002

    IT Consultant

    BearingPoint (former KPMG Consulting) Barents Group

  • 1999 - 2001

    IT Specialist

    Bulgarian National Health Insurance Fund

    * Promoted to Senior IT Specialist in Jan. 2001

Educational background for Hristo Odiseev

  • 2012 - 2012

    Executive education

    Harvard University

    Negotiation and Leadership, Negotiating international business deals

  • 2010 - 2011

    Business and Management

    University of Cambridge

  • 2003 - 2005

    Engineering

    Universität Duisburg-Essen

  • 1998 - 2002

    Engineering

    Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria

Languages

  • German

    Fluent

  • English

    Fluent

  • French

    Basic

  • Russian

    Intermediate

  • Chinese

    Basic

  • Portuguese

    Intermediate

  • Bulgarian

    -

Wants

to work on Challenging Projects and with Inspiring Teams

Interests

MBA
Project Management
E-commerce
Internet
Mandarin
HapKiDo
Golf
Inline & Ice Skating
Offtrack Snowboarding
Scuba Diving
Badminton

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