Christian Litsch

Market Intelligence, Corporate Innovation

Christian Litsch has a proven track record of driving results across a range of situations from startup ventures to multi-billion dollar operations including Tesla, Daimler Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Adyen, LVMH / Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, L’Oreal, Otto Group (Crate & Barrel), and various startups within the Technology, Mobility, Automotive, FinTech, and Commerce industry. Managed, grew and coordinated teams in the U.S., Europe and APAC.

Team Lead and responsible for Account Management and Client Delivery at Runway Innovation Hub to drive Digital Transformation and Open Innovation activities for some of the worlds most trusted brands such as EPSON, technology leaders as Fujitsu, Asia’s “Think Tank” NRI / Nomura Research Institute as well as for one of the most successful and innovative fast casual restaurants players like Panera Group. Demonstrated Success in Innovation Management, Technology Research, Partnership and Business Development, Customer Experience Strategies, Program Management. Strong negotiating skills; experience in crafting deals with a track record of identifying new areas of opportunity and growth. Outstanding relationship management skills and keen understanding of internal and external customer needs to drive overall business performance.