Verified Expert in Product Management
Felix is a head of product with over 15 years of experience leading project and product teams, obsessed with building digital products and services users love. He excels at creating product strategies and implementing them pragmatically. Industry and technology-agnostic, he's bringing knowledge from one domain to enhance the next. Felix is a powerful coach. He was a previous director at IDEO and had rich experience working with startups. Felix is fluent in English and German.
Senior Solutions Manager
- Used machine learning and human-centered design to create native iOS and Android apps for travelers and commuters, supporting clients in the automotive industry to build up valuable, user-centered offerings.
- Oversaw the product team and all aspects of product development for intelligent mobility apps, including product vision, strategy, and profitability. This included full P&L responsibility.
- Authored a vision-and-strategy paper in my first 100 days in the role, which included a market-and-customer analysis, user research, strategic analysis, and review of current needs and capabilities.
- Leveraged excellent team management to ensure the team possessed a clear product vision aligned with the organizational strategy, resulting in markedly improved morale in just four months.
- Corrected courses to get solutions on track; took a product from an underdeveloped demonstrator to a production-ready app, which resulted in their first-ever App Store release.
- Defined the product vision and strategy as well as a 12-month roadmap of epics.
Product Manager & Business Development Director
- Defined the product strategy and led a product team, ensuring the stability of customer cloud implementations and customer support. This led to more than 70% of the customers signing long-term contracts after the initial pilot.
- Ensured the stability and security of our platform by setting up and leading compliance, information security, and customer support activities—successfully passing compliance checks and penetration tests from industry leaders and earning NPS of >50.
- Leveraged my background in corporate environments to create an enterprise SaaS product from scratch that was marketed and sold to several prestigious companies.
- Implemented a CRM tool, created standard terms and contracts, and developed an off-the-shelf pricing scheme, enabling the successful scale-up of business development to IDEO consultants.
- Led several innovation initiatives focused on supporting an innovation culture and engaging employees. Ultimately led a collaborative innovation function at Deutsche Bank Group.
- Successfully introduced collaborative innovation to Deutsche Bank Group, engaging thousands of employees in creative and collaborative problem-solving.
- Awarded the Deutsche Bank GTO RARE Award for exceptional performance.
Flutter App with Mixed Reality Featureshttps://www.enpal.de/
Delivered Enpal's first-ever digital product. Scoped a project, set up, and led the team to launch an MVP within three months.
Interim Digital Product Directorhttps://mitte.co/
Developed the digital product strategy and built up a professional product organization. After a change in company strategy, delivered a new B2C business model within six weeks.
Bike Sharing Service Launchhttps://mylo.de/
Led the product team to bring live mylo.de within a record three months.
Interim Product Lead of A Large eCommerce Shophttps://www.misterspex.de/
Launched completely redesigned PDPs (product detail pages) focusing on innovative virtual try-on features. Built up the product team after a disruption.
Master's Degree in Economics
Maastricht University - Maastricht, Netherlands
Erasmus Exchange in International Business
Universidad Carlos III - Madrid, Spain
Professional Scrum Master Level I (PSM I)
Professional Scrum Product Owner I (PSPO I)
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