Carsten Hochschon has been familiar with a wide variety of tasks in IT for more than 20 years. As an engineer in microelectronics, he started his career in the IT development. Over the years, he has held various management roles in sales, services and project management at corporations such as Siemens, T-Systems and BT. In August 2013, Hochschon became Managing Director of the blu Gruppe AG and founded a Consulting GmbH within the group. After a management buy-out he transformed the company into knooing in May 2016. Hochschon is also involved in various associations and is a founding member and director of Digitale Stadt München.