Markus Braun is the CEO of Wirecard, based in Munich/Germany. Wirecard AG is one of the world’s leading independent providers of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payments. The Wirecard Group supports companies in accepting electronic payments from all sales channels. A global multi-channel platform bundles international payment acceptances and methods, supplemented by fraud prevention solutions.
Before Markus Braun joined the Wirecard management board in 2002, he was eStrategy consultant with KPMG in Munich. Born and grown up in Vienna, Markus achieved a degree in commercial computer science and a PhD in social and economic sciences at the University of Vienna. In his more than 10 Years’ experience in the payment industry, Markus built up tremendous success for the Wirecard Group of companies.