Dr. Christian Plenge
| Dr. Christian Plenge serves as the head of research and innovation at MGI Metro Group Information Technology GmbH. In this function, Plenge is in charge of identifying, developing and testing new technologies and innovations for the Metro Group. This includes all aspects of RFID technology for the company's RFID roll-out, as well as innovations being developed as part of Metro Group's Future Store Initiative. Before joining the firm in 2005, Plenge had worked for Booz Allen Hamilton as a strategy and technology consultant. His main areas of work involved creating the innovations and new technologies that built the basis for new business models in various industries. Plenge holds a Doctorate degree in electrical engineering.