In 2020, Kurt co-founded DataVaccinator, www.datavaccinator.com, the first open source company for industrialised pseudonymisation of data. DataVaccinator vaccinates data against abuse by splitting data in realtime in any application.
In 2007, he co-founded regify (register & certify), www.regify.com, the enabler of a unique networked multi-provider business for trusted communication and collaboration. In his role as CEO, he has established the business in European and Asian markets.
In his earlier career, Kurt served as CEO US-based VI Agents, www.viagents.com, a pioneer in SaaS applications for IoT-enabled networked businesses. As a co-founder of living systems, an international supplier of adaptive e-commerce and marketplace software based on software agents, Kurt served as CEO from 1996 to 2002.
Kurt holds a Business and IT degree from the University of Karlsruhe, Germany. He is fluent in German (native), English and French.