Mustafa K. Isik

Head of Software Development & Platforms
Bayerischer Rundfunk

Mustafa K. Isik is Head of Software Development and Platforms at Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR) in Munich. He is a computer scientist and software engineer who describes himself as a “Ultrageek and Happy Hacker”.

Isik holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Hochschule München and TU München, respectively. In his career he has worked for BMW Research, various startups, the media technology pioneer Avid and Google in California.

A couple of years ago his digital product development team at Bayerischer Rundfunk started out as “Digitale Garage”. Since then the team got bigger and won numerous awards and got a lot of international recognition.

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