Steffen advises corporations and startups on creating new businesses.
He has 20+ years of hands-on experience across the critical topics for business creation, ranging from innovation, to strategy, business development, operations, and finance.
He has stood up three intrapreneur teams and two R&D labs, secured significant internal venture funds, and led multiple corporate-level growth initiatives.
Steffen holds an MBA from Columbia Business School, passed his Six Sigma Black Belt exam, and filed utility and design patents. He hails from Nuremberg, Germany and lives near Minneapolis with his wife and kids.