PropTech Academy:

Tina Störmer becomes the delegate of the board of directors

Two years after it was founded, the PropTech Academy has given itself professional structures. The board is represented by Dr. Tina Störmer as a delegate and Markus Baumgartner as marketing director.

The two founding partners of PropTech Academy, Deniz Karahan and Luca Calanni are looking forward to Tina Störmer: “With Tina Störmer, a leader will become a delegate on our board, who will contribute a lot to the expansion of our platform with her expertise and connections. She is an internationally experienced expert in the real estate industry. “

Tina Störmer

Tina Störmer studied real estate economics and did her doctorate in business administration at the University of St. Gallen (Ph.D. Economics HSG). Tina Störmer started her career at Allianz Germany. Parallel to her doctorate, she was head of trend monitoring at the Institute for Insurance Economics at the University of St. Gallen (I.VW-HSG) and lecturer at the Center for Risk & Insurance at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences. She joined Swiss Life in 2015, where she was most recently CEO and Country Head of Swiss Life Asset Managers in Germany and a member of the Executive Board of Swiss Life Asset Managers.

The second new board member

Tina Störmer

Markus Baumgartner, has more than 30 years of experience as a journalist and management consultant for communication and marketing. Since 2012 he has been running his agency, b-public AG, for marketing and communication in Zug, Zurich, and Geneva. He is a sparring partner for executives and companies. Particularly in the financial sector, he has made a name for himself as a reliable communicator who upholds honesty and transparency as core corporate values. As a Certified Consultant in Strategic Communications, he has broad experience in all areas of communication.

PropTech Academy is an independent, non-governmental international organization and is based in Zurich, Switzerland. PropTech Academy and its members bring together a network of experts to share knowledge and develop International PropTech Standards and Norms. The building of consensus across multiple levels establishes trust and credibility in our organization, and the property technology standards & norms we produce, that make us a global leader in our field. The PropTech Academy’s central platform – encompassing the construction, real estate, and finance sectors – provides a combination of innovation, technology, and sustainability. As a pioneer and catalyst for groundbreaking developments, PropTech Academy shapes the future of the global property technology market. It plays a central role in the cutting-edge transformation process.


Markus Baumgartner

Head Marketing