Markus Papke

Head of Innovation Strategy
Riese & Müller


Markus Papke is currently Head of Innovation strategy with the German premium e-bike manufacturer Riese&Müller. In his role he works with cross-functional teams on relevant topics of the mobility of the future. He is responsible for the development and market introduction of new services and product ideas as well as the constant identification of trends and future technologies. The graduate in business economics (Dipl-Betriebswirt and Bachelor of Business) was previously working in the corporate development department of Tchibo. He began his career in various roles within the Lufthansa low-cost subsidiaries Germanwings and Eurowings, where he took over responsibility for innovation management and transformation projects.