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Portrait de Hasso Plattner
Age : 74
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : SAP SE

Summary 
Dr. Hasso Plattner is a Professor at Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik GmbH and Chairman-Supervisory Board at SAP SE. Dr. Plattner was previously employed as Member-Supervisory Board by OLIGO Lichttechnik GmbH /Old/, Chairman-Supervisory Board by D-LABS GmbH, and Chairman-Supervisory Board by INCHRON GmbH.

He also served on the board at Bramasol, Inc.

He received his graduate degree from the University of Karlsruhe.


Current positions of Hasso Plattner 
NameTitle Since
SAP SE
(Software)
Chairman-Supervisory Board 1972
Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik GmbH Professor 1998


Hasso Plattner : Personal Network 


Biography of Hasso Plattner 
Hasso Plattner (born 21 January 1944 in Berlin, Germany) is a German billionaire businessman.

Recognition
For his commitment to economics and science, Plattner has received a number of honours. Germany's manager magazin awarded its coveted Leadership Award for Global Integration to the "technology guru" and inaugurated him into their Hall of Fame, which honours those who promote economic and social development in Germany. In 2001, Time Magazine Europe ranked Plattner #1 on its list of the most important and influential IT personalities.

On 21 January 2004, at a ceremony at the Hasso Plattner Institute celebrating the 60th birthday of its founder, German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder made the following comments on Plattner’s achievements: "We need more Hasso Plattners and more SAPs in order to get Germany moving again economically."

Sporting interests
Along with sailing, Plattner is a keen golfer. He owns the , which has four Gary Player-designed championship courses. The Links of Fancourt staged the 2003 Presidents Cup matches between the USA and an international team, captained by Gary Player. Plattner is an investor in San Jose Sports & Entertainment Enterprises, which owns the San Jose Sharks, and other related properties as well as managing the city owned SAP Center at San Jose. In 2013, he bought out two of the partners in SJS&E, and began serving as the Sharks' representative on the National Hockey League's Board of Governors.

Philanthropy
Plattner has had strong connections with South Africa over the years and spends some of his time living there, while participating in charitable work. In the fight against AIDS, he supports the universities of KwaZulu Natal and Cape Town.

His donation of six million euros for the was announced at the Presidents Cup, one of the world's leading international golf tournaments in 2003 and it is suggested that this amount will have helped 360 000 people. In the spring of 2005, Plattner personally covered the costs of the 46664 benefit concert, which took place at his Gary Player-designed golf course, The Links of Fancourt in George which is near Cape Town and which was broadcast globally on television. Proceeds went towards the former South African president Nelson Mandela's fund to fight HIV/AIDS. cn|date=May 2014

Source @ Wikipedia




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Hasso Plattner : Connections 
Medecins Sans Frontières (UK)
Citymapper Ltd.
Scytl Secure Electronic Voting SA
Fondation Médecins Sans Frontières
Opbeat, Inc.
Festo AG & Co. KG
Wonga Group Ltd.


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