Karsten Popp


Meet Karsten

Karsten is a senior leader who is always focused on what’s best for his customers. He’s worked throughout Europe, Asia and the U.S., most recently as co-founder and CEO of Holistic Innovations, an international executive advisory and consulting company, and as a venture partner at WI-Harper. Throughout his career, he’s held leadership roles in sales, applications engineering and consulting at Texas Instruments, Mentor Graphics, Adelante and Autodesk. Karsten holds a bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering from the Rand Afrikaans University.

What’s not in his bio

Who is your hero in real life?
Bjorn Borg.

What/who inspires you?
People with the passion and energy to change the world.

Best book you’ve read in the last year?
“The Power of Now” by Eckhart Tolle.

Favorite robot?