VP Acceleration & Innovation at B. Braun Melsungen AG
Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin Mentor
Alexander Katzung is responsible to build-up the B. Braun Acceleration Program which supports startups, entrepreneurs and B. Braun intrapreneurs to accelerate the development & implementation of innovative business models and sustainable solutions. B. Braun is one of the world´s leading providers of healthcare products.
Before Alexander has built up and lead the aerospace accelerator Airbus BizLab in Hamburg. Previously he worked in Research & Technology, where his main tasks were to assess and implement new technologies and business models to the point of launching new products or services with the focus on additive manufacturing, IoT & digitalization. During this time Alexander launched the first 3D-printed spare part on the aftersales market.
Prior to that he led teams in the areas of knowledge management, social networks and knowledge management for the extended enterprise in Germany, UK and France.
Alexander started his professional life by founding a company providing IT and sales services and he worked as a consultant for various companies in the aviation, IT and healthcare industries.