Andre Biener is Director for Germany, Austria and Switzerland of the global SAP University Alliances program. The program works with more than 3000 educational institutions in more than 100 countries worldwide. In his role, he is the main point of contact for all academic, educational and corporate partners in the region and works closely with faculty, students and international partners to educate the next generation in technology and SAP knowledge.
Prior to his current role at SAP, he held various positions within the company in industry marketing, internal communications, government relations and management consulting. Before joining SAP, he worked for global companies and start-ups in the telecommunications and software industries in Germany and the US. He holds an MBA, a Master of Arts and a diploma from universities in Berlin and Boston. He is also a freelance coach for social enterprises and a lecturer at various universities in Germany.