Robin is an expert on open software platforms and distributed technologies. After building emerging tech products at Daimler for over five years, Robin recently started Dis3bute. Dis3bute helps DAX 30 & Fortune 500 companies to introduce open software and distributed technologies to gain full control over their business pipeline in a digital platform economy. Robin started his career as a development engineer at Mercedes-Benz Vans, where he was part of developing an autonomous vehicle for future transportation solutions. Robin got first exposure to distributed systems when he was working on payment mechanisms for intelligent power networks as a graduate researcher at National Taiwan University (NTU) in 2013. Robin combines both an economics and systems engineering background.