Markus Fost, MBA, is an expert in e-commerce, online business models, and digital transformation and has broad experience in the fields of strategy, organisation, corporate finance, and in operative restructuring.
His project experience ranges from the development of e-commerce strategies for brand manufacturers and retailers right up to their operational implementation.
His clients include multinational corporations and SMEs that are active in a broad range of industries including the automotive, construction, fashion, industrial, consumer goods, trade and media industries.
Markus is the founder and managing director of digitalisation-focused consulting boutique FOSTEC & Company GmbH and venture capital company FOSTEC Ventures GmbH. He is also a visiting lecturer on e-commerce and the author of a wide range of specialist books. His publishers include the specialist publishing house Springer Gabler Verlag.
“Curiosity, dependability, a commitment to high performance and an entrepreneurial approach to thinking and acting characterise our way of working – day in, day out.“
As a top specialist and leading adviser to industrial firms, brands and retailers in regard to the establishment and implementation of retail strategies for the marketplace and for Amazon, and as a founding member and advisory board member of The Global Marketplace Group GmbH, he was awarded the Vendor Award in 2009 by Amazon.de.
After completing professional training as an industrial business manager, Markus studied economic sciences and earned a Bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Nürtingen-Geislingen University of Applied Sciences/ This was followed by an MBA in finance and management from the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University. He has been active as a consultant since 2009.
Markus Fost, MBA, is an expert in e-commerce, online business models and digital transformation, with broad experience in the fields of strategy, organisation, corporate finance and operational restructuring.