Gert is a product and innovation development expert. Co-founder of Squareone and a professor for innovation management & development at the Bergische University in Wuppertal.
After a brief encounter with mechanical engineering, Gert studied and graduated in Industrial Design. Working in the USA and South Korea was followed by founding Squareone, a product and innovation development company based in Duesseldorf. With his expertise in design oriented product development, strategic innovation and his experience to transform ideas into successful products Gert has built a successful consultant business working for Companies such as Siemens, Porsche, Henkel, Mars, Procter & Gamble etc.