Markus Besch CEO | Next DBI

Markus Besch is a founder of several companies and also the Stuttgart Ambassador for Startup Live - a main organizer of the event. Markus also is the co-founder of, a collaborative platform for innovators driving change. As the founder and CEO of SocialMedia Institute, he's responsible for Strategy, Key-Accounts, Strategic Partnerships and as a Senior-Consultant in the are of Social Media and Social Business Networks. On top, Markus is the CEO of NextDBI AG - Digital Business Institute, focusing on Strategic consulting and transformation companion for businesses by the Digital (R)evolution.