Mathias Domschke is a Ph.D. candidate and research assistant at the chair of Prof. Hasso Plattner / Dr. Zeier ‘Enterprise Platform and Integration Concepts’ and is concurrently a participant in the ‘Design Thinking Research Program’ collaborating with the Center for Design Research at Stanford University. His special interests lie in the business viability and entrepreneurial strength of design-led innovation, and in the question of how to adopt Design Thinking to large enterprises resp. small start-ups. He is an alumnus, former coach, teaching assistant, and research fellow of the global "ME310 Design Innovation" partner course and holds a Master of Science in IT Systems Engineering from the Hasso Plattner Institute at University of Potsdam. Inter alia, he has worked with HP Ventures, Siemens, SAP, and others.