Axel Schultze is founder and Chairman of the World Innovations Forum a Swiss based innovation & Entrepreneurship development organization with representation in 27 countries. He is also founder of the San Francisco Accelerator, helping young entrepreneurs to grow beyond the average. Prior to that he was founder and CEO of Silicon Valley based BlueRoads, one of the most successful Channel Management Software companies, where he invented a new method of lead distribution and was granted patent 9514997 by the US Patent Office. Before that he was founder and CEO of Infinigate one of the largest IT Security provider in Europe, (today over $500 Million in revenue). In 1983 he founded Computer 2000, the most successful European computer distributor, which grew to $5 Billion in revenue and merged with TechData in 1998.
Axel Schultze is also a published author, patent holder, was named one of the globally most influential startup accelerators in 2015, won the SF Entrepreneur Award in 2008, chaired the SaaS Channel Committee at the SIIA, was an early adviser of LinkedIn in 2003 one of the first executives authoring a blog, a beta user of Twitter
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