Chairman Startup Slovakia
Michal is known within the startup community as Maxo. He leads Startup Slovakia, an NGO that brings startup hackathons and startup education to high schools and universities. He is currently the Regional Manager for Azet.sk in Košice. Besides, he works as an independent consultant for startups and corporations in the field of innovation, corporate culture and solution architecture.
Maxo left his corporate job of a professional lecturer and a solution architect in the age of 25. He then started several projects aimed at fostering entrepreneurship mindset and starting new businesses. Trainings and hackathons under his leadership resulted in over 150 startup ideas.