CEO of Yaliyomo GmbH
Nihat Arkan is the Founder & CEO of Yaliyomo GmbH, a leading Blockchain-based Content Management Platform (CMP) provider. He has more than 30 years of international experience with a solid background in global expansion, market development, and proven track records guiding organizations through periods of accelerated growth.
Over the last two decades, as a Global Executive, Nihat demonstrated quantifiable success in leading cross-functional teams to execute multiple mergers & acquisitions, innovative business improvement processes, and implemented cutting-edge technology, organizational structures, and financial planning that drove growth and efficiency.
Co-founder of The Gorilla Factory
Martin Fincham is a pluralist with investments in, and sitting on the boards of, multiple B2B SaaS companies, including SHE Software, BlackCurve, Wazoku, Veeqo, EyeQuant, Scoro Software and Essentia Analytics.
He is also the co-founder of scale-up advisory The Gorilla Factory. Martin advises early-stage companies on growth strategy and sales & marketing disciplines at both the start-up and scale-up stages. He is regarded by fellow board members as an expert on setting the most effective go-to-market strategy and for delivering operational excellence in the modern B2B selling environment.
CEO of GK SOFTWARE Americas
Michael Jaszczyk has many years of in-depth experience both in the field of software development for the retail sector and as a responsible manager of international IT companies.
He was CEO of MCRL AG until 2004 and then assumed the position of CTO at Pironet AG and subsequently served as a board member at SA2 Retail AG. At GK SOFTWARE SE, he initially managed the Open Scale division at the end of 2010 before assuming the role of CTO on November 1, 2011 and has been CEO of GK SOFTWARE Americas for more than 7 years now.
CEO of The Group of Analysts
Temel Kahyaoglu has held various consulting positions since early 2000 and has led The Group of Analysts as founder and CEO since 2010. He invented the term Information Supply Chain Management in 2007 and Market Performance Wheels is his brainchild – DACH's most respected analyst tool alongside Gartner's Magic Quadrant and Forrester's Wave.
With his private equity firm The Grand Orchestra Audience, he founded four analyst firms in 2020 aiming to increase transparency in the software market.