Professor, Master in Business Analytics & Big Data
Chief Process Manager and Design Thinking Evangelist, SAP SE
Data Science & Technology
Professor Joest is a dedicated and highly experienced Design Thinking and Innovation expert who possesses specialized knowledge in transforming organizations to the next level of innovation, self-responsibility and entrepreneurship with the total focus on human centric solutions. He currently serves as Chief Process Manager at SAP where he is responsible for improving productivity in software development with focus on employees‘ motivation. His recent accomplishments include introducing Design Thinking to more than 17.000 employees in a fortune 500 company, building up and educate a Design Thinking coach community and drive the change management for a full board area. Mr. Joest coaches selected government, economic and social entrepreneurial projects and is a keynote speaker at entrepreneurship events.