Christoph Andrés Seeger has been head of the Innovation & Digitalization unit at ContiTech AG since January 2018. Christoph began his career at Continental in 2005 as the head of Supply Chain Planning at the Power Transmission Group business unit in Hanover. After a year, he took over the management of logistics for the unit at the Odense location in Denmark. From 2008 to 2010, Christoph worked as an assistant to the ContiTech CEO, then he moved to the Conveyor Belt Group in Northeim. There he led the Industry World department within the industry segment. In 2012, Christoph went to the U.S.A., where he was responsible for the market development of the Conveyor Belt Group in North America, including plant management in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. Since the acquisition of Veyance Technologies in 2015, he has headed the industry segment for conveyor belts. For the Future Hamburg Award, Christoph supports us as an ambassador.