Nicolas Dittberner is country manager of the online university Udacity and responsible for market entry and strategy in the DACH region. Udacity’s goal is to provide the world with high-quality education fit for the digital age. Nicolas is an expert in internationalisation and has broad and thorough knowledge when it comes to establishing new products in different markets. He was country manager for the German-speaking countries at Upwork, the biggest online platform for IT experts, and managed to raise awareness and gain reputation for it in the DACH-region. Before this, he gained entrepreneurial experience by co-founding the social shopping platform Ondango and was also one of the first employees of the ad-tech platform Fyber. Nicolas has a Master of Business Administration from the Technical University of Munich and is startup mentor for various organisations such as Microsoft Ventures Accelerator, Berlin Startup Academy and at Technical University of Munich.
Favourite book? Until I Find You - John Irving
The Person that inspired you the most? Barack Obama