Primary Role
CEO and Founder at SCOOL LLC
Education
Technical University of Berlin
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://about.me/thomasarend

Person Details

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Thomas is an Entrepreneur and International Product Leader.

His professional background is in mobile and web technology, consumer products and enterprise apps. He is a seasoned User Experience (UX) specialist and Localization expert, AI researcher, successful international people manager, mentor, coach and project lead. Thomas has over 20 years of experience in the IT business at IBM, SAP, Google, Mozilla, Twitter and Airbnb as Principal Product Manager, Software Engineer, Project Lead, Team Lead, Product Specialist, and as Principal Consultant for Corporate Strategy in the Office of the CEO. Thomas has spoken at many international events. His vision and leadership helped transform product teams and organizations through their phases of hyper-growth. Thomas has been working as Executive Product Advisor to many national and international startups and organizations such as SoundCloud, Singularity University, Rosetta Foundation, Hattery, Gametime United, Spotistic, Hop.in, German Academic International Network, AnyRoad, Volo, WellDone, BrightFunds, Vango and many others. Thomas earned his masters degree in Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science and his Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from Technical University Berlin.

Experience (10)

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    SCOOL LLC

    CEO and Founder
    Dec 13, 2013
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    Revstr

    Associate & Visual Hacker
    Aug, 2013
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    Airbnb

    International Product Lead
    Jan, 2013
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    Twitter

    International Product Lead
    Sep, 2011 - Jan, 2013
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    Mozilla

    Principal Product Manager, Mobile
    Nov, 2010 - Sep, 2011
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    vTricity

    Executive Strategist
    2010
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    Google

    Senior Product Manager
    Feb, 2006 - Nov, 2010
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    SAP

    Executive Strategist, Office of the CEO
    Jan, 2004 - Feb, 2006

Advisory Roles (6)

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Education (3)

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