Thorsten is a hands-on professional Executive with 20 years of management experience in several fast-paced technology environments. He has a deep insight in the global CDN market. He has played a key role in one of Silicon Valley’s most successful exits in recent history, as Cotendo was acquired in 2012 by Akamai, resulting in a 20x increase in earnings. Thorsten’s specialities include telecommunications, CDN, Cyber Security, cloud computing, load balancing, web performance, IP networks, VPN, MPLS, VoIP and IPTV. He also has a strong worldwide network, alongside expert market and industry knowledge on CDNs, service providers, global communications carriers and telecoms companies.