Alex Duggleby

developer, entrepreneur, tea addict.


I'm Alex Duggleby, three decades young, grew up in five countries. A British and German citizen: hence an English and German native speaker, highly motivated creative developer, technology and innovation enthusiast. Specializing in, rapid prototyping of new business ideas and accompanying non-technical founders in building their technical team.

Apart from my freelance work I co-founded WhatAVenture. We are experts in accompanying business ideas to investment readiness, focussing on problem and market validation. Our core product is a cloud based innovation platform that helps teams run through our acceleration process (supported by e-learning modules and intelligent assistants) and work on their projects collaboratively with a visual interface.

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WhatAVenture - Guiding business ideas to success

Founded in 2012, my responsibilities range from our technical product development to IT operations and managing the back office. But then again we are a start-up so many hats are worn.

SBA Research gGmbH / Security Research GmbH

Seven years at the Austrian IT security competence center and in the professional services business unit; working closely with researchers, industry partners and government institutions. Building systems of different sizes. Introduced agile software development and led one of our teams for multiple years. The result: lot's of happy clients and a hightened awareness in all matters IT security.

mii AG

I learnt the art of enterprise software development in a Microsoft environment and maintained a large legacy employee management system for one of the largest energy companies.

and many others ...

Microsoft Germany, BMW Car-IT, Compaq, University of Technology Munich - Microsoft Competence Center


Vienna University of Economics and Business
Mag. rer. soc. oec. – Business, Entrepreneurship & Innovation

University of Technology Vienna
Master of Science – Computer Science, Software Engineering

University of Technology Munich
Bachelor of Science – Computer Science, Software Engineering

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