Christof Hellmis is Vice President Strategic Program Management in the Technology Office at HERE. In this position he played a leading role in the development of the company’s next generation vehicle-sourced data services for the auto industry aimed at making driving safer and more enjoyable for millions of people around the world.
Christof has a track record of more than 15 years of experience in technology management and product development for mobile, internet and connected car software and services. Prior to HERE he was chief operating officer for gate5, a navigation and mapping software company acquired by Nokia in 2006 and nucleus of HERE’s operations in Berlin today. Previously he worked as a manager, case leader and strategy consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in various European countries.
Christof holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from RWTH Aachen in Germany and a MBA from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.