Markus Kalter


Angestellt, Finance and Administration, laif Agentur für Photos & Reportagen GmbH

Köln, Germany

About me



analytical and planning ability
article writing
administrative office
business clerk
Cash Flow
commercial processing
Content Creation
Copy Writing
Creative writing
database and Internet research
Financial administration
financial reporting
image procurement
Interim Management
internet & database research
liquidity management
media sourcing
office management
payment transactions
picture agency
picture market experience
picture sale
picturemaxx backstage
preparatory accounting
Sage Classic Line (KHK)
T-Shirt Design


Professional experience for Markus Kalter

  • Current 2 years and 3 months, since Nov 2019

    Freelance Product Designer


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  • Current 2 years and 4 months, since Oct 2019

    Freelance Product Designer


    Osmélian de Mont-Sylvain at his best again.

  • Current 2 years and 11 months, since Mar 2019

    Freelance Content Contributor

    CALVENDO Verlag GmbH

    Osmélian de Mont-Sylvain creating wondrous things.

  • Current 3 years and 3 months, since Nov 2018

    Freelance Product Designer


    Osmélian de Mont-Sylvain

  • Current 3 years and 4 months, since Oct 2018



    content creation: articles, short stories, text summaries.

  • Current 7 years, since Feb 2015

    Freelance Social Trading Portfolio Strategist

    wikifolio Financial Technologies AG

    I´m very interested in the financial markets. I have been managing a number of social trading portfolios as a freelance trader on since early 2015.

  • Current 8 years and 4 months, since Oct 2013

    Finance and Administration

    laif Agentur für Photos & Reportagen GmbH

  • Current 13 years and 11 months, since Mar 2008

    Freelance Stock Photographer

    Panther Media GmbH

  • Current 14 years and 4 months, since Oct 2007

    Freelance Stock Photographer

    Zoonar GmbH

  • 11 years and 8 months, Feb 2002 - Sep 2013

    Business Clerk

    laif Agentur für Photos & Reportagen GmbH

  • 10 years and 11 months, Apr 1991 - Feb 2002

    Business Clerk

    viabild GmbH (taimlab GmbH)

  • 2 months, Feb 1991 - Mar 1991


    laif Agentur für Photos & Reportagen GbR

  • 1 year, Sep 1989 - Aug 1990


    ABS Pumpen AG

  • 1 year and 2 months, Jul 1988 - Aug 1989

    Military Service / Conscription

    German Armed Forces

    Service with the military supplies.

Educational background for Markus Kalter

  • 3 months, Jul 2020 - Sep 2020

    Innovations in Investment Technology: Artificial Intelligence

    University of Michigan

    Exploring how artificial intelligence is transforming investment technology. Topics included robo-advising, stock selection and asset management, as well as big data. Course Credential:

  • 2 months, Apr 2020 - May 2020

    The Scottish Highland Clans: Origins, Decline & Transformation

    University of Glasgow

    This course explored the history and society of the Scottish Highland clans from 1500 to 1800 and their transformation into some of the most recognisable cultural symbols of modern Scotland. Taught by Dr. Andrew Mackillop. Credential:

  • 2 months, Mar 2020 - Apr 2020

    The Future of Payment Technology

    University of Michigan

    Exploring the future of payment technology, from mobile payments to tokenization including digital wallets, credit card innovations, and payment technology in emerging markets. Taught by Assistant Professor Andy Wu. Course credential:

  • 2 months, Nov 2019 - Dec 2019

    Understanding Money: the History of Finance, Speculation and the Stock Market

    University of Southampton

    Learners on this course explored how money, investment and finance have been represented in arts, literature and popular culture over the last 300 years. Credential:

  • 2 months, Nov 2019 - Dec 2019

    Digital Skills: Artificial Intelligence

    Accenture Plc

    This online course helped discover the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how it can change the workplace.

  • 1 month, Sep 2019 - Sep 2019

    Many Faces: Understanding the Complexities of Chinese Culture

    University of Exeter

    The course discussed how the concept of the ‘noble hero’ is portrayed on cultural and political platforms, examined the tension created by traditional and modern values in landscape art and analysed literature created by marginalised groups.

  • 1 month, Sep 2019 - Sep 2019

    Digital Skills: Web Analytics

    Accenture Plc

    This online course provided an insight into web analytics, its role in business and the types and techniques that can be used and why they are important in an ever-evolving digital world. Lead Educator: Matthew O´Kane. Course Credential:

  • 1 month, Jul 2019 - Jul 2019

    Introduction to Digital Payments

    A short course on the digital payments landscape. Course credential:

  • 2 months, May 2019 - Jun 2019

    Data Storytelling: Deliver Insights via Compelling Stories

    Fiverr Learn

    A course detailing "information design", showing tools and ideas to present data through articles and graphics. Taught by Bill Shander.

  • 2 months, May 2019 - Jun 2019

    Impact Investing: Profit and Purpose

    Jindal Centre for Social Innovation + Entrepreneurship & Asha Impact

    This online course explored the practice of impact investing through interviews with industry leaders and case-study examples. Taught by Jeremy Wade and Kartik Desai. Course Credential:

  • 2 months, Apr 2019 - May 2019

    Dan Rather on Journalism & Finding the Truth in the News

    An introduction to journalism with a special regard to the necessary mindset and skill practice. Taught by Dan Rather, Award Winning Journalist & Nightly News Anchor. Course credential:

  • 2 months, Apr 2019 - May 2019

    Blockchain for Business 2019: The New Industrial Revolution

    A sound knowledge foundation to understand blockchain concepts. Taught by 365 Careers on Certificate credential:

  • 1 month, Apr 2019 - Apr 2019

    Value Investing, Taught by Six Superinvestors

    A concise overview of practices and mindsets used by successful value investors. Course created by John Mihaljevic, Editor of The Manual of Ideas. Certificate credential:

  • 1 month, Apr 2019 - Apr 2019

    The Book of Kells: Exploring an Irish Medieval Masterpiece

    Trinity College Dublin

    Taught by Rachel Moss, Associate Professor in the History of Art and Architecture, and Fáinche Ryan, Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology. Course certificate:

  • 1 month, Oct 2018 - Oct 2018

    Stories That Sell: 7 Secrets To Create Killer Content

    Fiverr Learn

    An introduction to the tools of the trade of article writing. Taught by Jon Youshaei.

  • 1 month, Sep 2018 - Sep 2018

    Viral Marketing and How to Craft Contagious Content

    University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

    An introduction to marketing strategies using behavioural and social networking insights. Taught by Jonah Berger, Associate Professor of Marketing at The Wharton School. Course certificate:

  • 2 months, Feb 2018 - Mar 2018

    Investment Management in an Evolving and Volatile World

    HEC Paris

    An introduction to institutional fund management. Taught by Hugues Langlois, Assistant Professor of Finance and AXA Investment Managers. Course certificate:

  • 3 months, Nov 2017 - Jan 2018

    Financial Markets

    Yale University

    Taught by Robert Shiller, Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale University. Course certificate:

  • 3 months, Sep 2017 - Nov 2017

    Social Entrepreneurship, online course

    University of Oxford

    Taught by Tanja Collavo.

  • 4 months, Jan 2015 - Apr 2015

    Learning to Look at the Visual Arts, online course

    University of Oxford

    Taught by Gordon Reavley.


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French



Book publishing
Capital Management
Copy editing
Creative writing
Cultural pluralism
culture and economics combined
Data Analytics
Digital Content Creation
ecological and social responsibility
English language
Industry News Portals
Information Design
media production
News and Media
social enterprises
sustainable investments
thinking outside the box
Venture Capital
virtual assistant


antiquarian books
culture & cultures
financial markets
Gothic Scene
investment funds
japanese art
new materials & technologies
precious metals
The Sea / Ocean

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