Thorsten Linz


Thorsten Linz is co-founder of Silicon Valley and Berlin-based Simplify – a crossbreed of innovation consultancy and business design firm. Simplify helps companies to establish a culture of innovation and subsequently enabling them to continuously iterate their own business models.

Thorsten is an expert in business model design and part of the “Estonian Mafia” He is a mentor for Tehnopol Startup Incubator in Tallinn, a visiting lecturer at Tallinn Technical University’s Entrepreneurship program and mentor at Berlin based Gründen-Live. He is also co-founder of Wise Velocity, an connected car focused IoT startup.

Thorsten is a lean stack coach and as a Singularity University alumni part of the Berlin and Vienna SU chapters.