Horst Größer is a management consulting executive and a Managing Director of a leading global professional services firm. He advises Fortune 500 companies in the high tech and software/Internet sectors on strategy, operations and technologies of product innovation.
He grew up in Gießen, Germany and graduated with a master's degree in Industrial Engineering (Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen) and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Technical University Darmstadt. He started his consulting career in Düsseldorf and Frankfurt before he transferred to the Silicon Valley in 1999.
He and his wife Diana - a native to the Bay Area - live in the South Bay with their two children who both have attended GISSV in Mountain View for more than 8 years.
To the Board of GISSV, Horst brings his German and American professional background, as well as his experience with the social and professional integration of German families in the Bay Area.