Philipp Kristian Diekhöner believes trust is the most valuable asset and a master currency in the digital economy. He is a TEDx speaker, global innovation strategist and author of The Trust Economy book (published in three languages.)
Philipp is Asia Managing Partner of Denkfabrik Digital (DDX), an award-winning German innovation foundry helping companies create the most valuable new propositions since 1976. DDX develops industry-leading products and services that remove internal innovation barriers thanks to a proprietary methodology deployed in over 750 projects.
Prior, Philipp shaped Asia innovation activities in Fortune 500s and helped some of the most successful start-ups in Singapore (such as Circles.Life) transform their respective industries. In a whirlwind career, he served clients in over a dozen countries including Bhutan and the Maldives. He now guides C-Suites to maximise the value of digital, launch the best value propositions, transform organisations and understand breakthrough technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain.
Philipp Kristian Diekhöner was named a WEF Global Shaper, Kairos Global Fellow and St. Gallen Symposium Leader of Tomorrow. He organises one of Singapore’s most popular social events for the start-up ecosystem (DrinkEntrepreneurs) and is an avid sailor and yogi.
Philipp speaks at eminent organisations such as Bakrie Group, CPA Australia, Economist Intelligence Unit, Facebook, German Federal Ministry for Economics and Energy, Globe Telecom, Guild Mortgage, MunichRe, P&G, PKF, Microsoft, Turner, SGInnovate, Singapore Management University, Singapore University of Technology and Design, United Overseas Bank, Zillow and others. He has written for AsianLink, Forbes, e27, Esquire, Insurance Business, InVision Blog, Marketing Magazine, Start-Up Valley and Palace Magazine. He featured across BFM Malaysia, BrandEins, Men’s Folio, Money FM 89.3, Springer Professional and YourStory.