Chairman of The Board, Open Source Business Alliance - Bundesverband für digitale Souveränität e.V.
Peter Ganten, 53, is CEO of Univention GmbH, an internationally active manufacturer of an open source platform for identity management, application integration and end-user portals, which he founded in 2002. Peter Ganten is also co-founder and, since 2011, Chairman of the Board of the Open Source Business Alliance - Bundesverband für digitale Souveränität. There, he dedicates himself as a stakeholder and idea provider to a new generation of information technology that can be co-designed and controlled by developers, operators and user organizations in the spirit of digital sovereignty. Peter Ganten is active as a member, advisor and expert in various other bodies such as APELL - the European umbrella organization of open source industry associations - or the "Digital Sovereignty" focus group of the German government's Digital Summit.