Markus Heingärtner

“It gives me enormous pleasure to help organizations make full use of the potential of digital technology” says our digitalization expert, Markus Heingärtner. Digital transformation is all about maintaining the right mindset, digital culture and ultimately, of course, using digital technology with the right strategy. His extensive experience helps him ensure the success of digital projects. In addition to founding his own sharing economy start-up,, he also worked as managing director for and for the Neuen Zürcher Zeitung’s digital project He completed a training program at Singularity University in the Silicon Valley– an institution leading the way globally in the use of future technologies – before then exporting this to Austria in the form of the Vienna Chapter. Time and time again, regular exchange with the globally networked community provides him with key impulses in his work with clients. Markus Heingärtner is a graduate of the Vienna University of Economics and Business and is currently attending a course in ‘Facilitating in agile organizational development’ at the School of Facilitating in Berlin.


  • Digitization / digital transformation
  • Lean innovation methods
  • Start-up and corporate start-up experience
  • Collaborative workspace
  • Exponential technologies/organizations

Past Projects

  • Ottakringer Beverages
  • Holding Graz
  • Hotel Sacher
  • aws (Austria Economy Service)
  • Raiffeisen Federal Bank of Upper Austria
  • Grüne Erde
  • atms
  • Energy Burgenland

Good to Know

  • Favorite pastimes after a digital day: Cookery and a good glass of wine.
  • Current favorite sport: Boxing (sounds crazier than it is …).
  • Extraction: Vorarlberg, although Vienna has been his adopted home for the past 20 years.
  • Hobby: Anything to do with digital platforms and market places.

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