Matthäus is a co-founder at app search company Xyo. Xyo changes how consumers discovers apps and is backed by international investors. By translating customer experience into product innovation, marketing and partnerships, Matthäus keeps Xyo moving forward.

In line with his passion for helping ideas develop into products and companies, he is an investor and advisor to innovative startups and organisations. He has extensive product management experience in commerce, online marketing and mobile content. He organised, judged at or ran startup competitions for various internationals tech organisations, including AT&T, Box, Verizon, TechCrunch, VentureBeat or SWIFT.

He holds a Masters in Business University of Technology RWTH Aachen, where he also studied Mechanical Engineering, Production Systems and History of Arts.