German Castignani, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor of Management

German Castignani, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor SHU Luxembourg

German Castignani holds an engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina, 2009) and a Ph.D. (with honors) in Computer Science from Institut Mines-Telecom Atlantique (France, 2012). After a first experience as scientific researcher in the field of wireless networks and mobile sensing, German founded Motion-S in 2014, the first spin-off of the SnT / University of Luxembourg. Motion-S is a Luxembourghish startup providing solutions for the InsurTech market by enabling insurance telematics and Pay-How-You-Drive products using mobile sensing and risk-aware driver profiling techniques. German is currently CTO and Chief Data Scientist at Motion-S, leading a technical team of mobile and back-end developers as well as data scientists. He is also Research Fellow at the SecanLab research group at SnT / University of Luxembourg, where he continues his research activities by co-tutoring Ph.D. students and research associates.