Currently Digital Marketing Group Head of MRM Worldwide Inc. in Japan. Marco is originally from Germany and holds a Master degree in Sociology (Marketing & Media) from the Otto-Friedrich University of Bamberg. In Germany he was one of the core members of I-D Media AG, one of Europe's first digital agencies. Later he moved to Tokyo to become the head of Cybermedia. There he was in charge of developing, implementing and supervising digital strategies for global players in the Japanese market covering web, mobile, social media and IPTV. Marco also has several years of research and consumer insight experience as a trend specialist and strategic consultant for global media and telecommunication companies. (Siemens Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, Axel Springer AG) In 2010 together with Professor Dr. Philip Suga and Ludovico Ciferri he finished a mobile strategy guide based on the experiences and learnings in Japan which was published by Wiley in January 2010 in the US/Europe and 2011 in Korea.