Hubertus Hofkirchner

CEO, Prediki Prediction Services Austria


After two decades in investment banking and derivatives trading, Hubertus founded Prediki in 2010 to make prediction markets usable for real-world research projects. Prior to Prediki, Hubertus founded, now the online brokerage arm of Austria’s Erste Bank AG. In between, he was CEO of Austria‚Äôs loss-making mobile telecom operator tele.ring and led its turnaround to profitability. He is a university lecturer at the University of Economics in Vienna, as well as a frequent speaker and blogger on predictions and macroeconomics.