Steffi Czerny is the managing director of DLD (Digital-Life-Design) Media and co-founder of the DLD Conference. Having studied political sciences and communications, she joined the Hubert Burda group in 1995. Since then, she has held several executive positions in new media activities and has followed developments in the digital world for over twenty years. Her focus lies on developing branding and communication initiatives. In 2010 she was named as one of Germany’s 25 most influential businesswomen by Financial Times Germany and she has been identified as number 30 of “The 2015 WIRED 100.” In 2014 she won the state medal for special merits to the Bavarian economy and a year later the Europa-Medaille for special merits to Bavaria in a united Europe.
As of January 2019