On April 1st Felix Fröde joined FLYING EYE GmbH as new partner. “We are very pleased to have won Felix Fröde as our new partner and with his reinforcement we are driving forward the generational change initiated at FLYING EYE,” commented the founding partner Hans-Peter Richter. “With the growth of our partner circle, we count on new impulses for the work with our customers and for the further growth of our company.”
Felix Fröde was most recently employed by the consulting company Accenture as Technology Strategy & Advisory Senior Manager for telecommunications and media customers. He comments on his change as follows: “With FLYING EYE’s broad team of experts I share the passion and enthusiasm for the challenges of our customers. As a new FLYING EYE partner, I’m looking forward to working with the team and supporting our customers in innovative and complex projects.”
His career in the media industry started as a media-related Computer Science student in Dresden where he developed his own software for the first computer generated content for live TV events of the German broadcaster MDR. Afterwards he worked for a German provider of a workflow management system and relocated to Los Angeles. There he oversaw the business setup and development for Hollywood studios and post houses and has helped customers like Sony and Warner Bros. to optimize their business and production processes. Back in Germany he joined a media startup company as CTO to develop a Netflix-like AWS cloud based VOD platform for feature film and TV content, as well as an online review and approval platform for film makers. He later supported the design phase of the ZDF-Mediathek (video on demand platform) as a freelance technical project lead and solution architect. Since 2015 Felix Fröde has been working as a Technology Strategy & Advisory Senior Manager for the Media & Telco division of the consulting company Accenture. As a project lead he supported various business and IT transformation projects with the focus on new technologies, intelligent automation and new ways of working in the area of Service Management and Enterprise Architecture. Additionally, he is an associate lecturer at Rhein-Main university, where he teaches software architecture to media engineering students, designing and implementing a cloud-based transcoder as a real-world example.
Felix Fröde will focus on supporting FLYING EYE’s strategy and technology consulting in the areas of agile working methods and artificial intelligence.
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