Since 2002 Florian Matthes holds the chair for Software Engineering for Business Information Systems at Technische Universität München.
The current focus of his work is on blockchain-based system engineering, the semantic analysis of legal texts, and privacy-preserving data and service management.
He is co-founder of CoreMedia, infoAsset, and Tr8cy, co-founder and chair of Blockchain Bayern e.V. scientific advisor of Noumena Digital, member of the advisory board of the Ernst Denert-Stiftung für Software Engineering, and initiator and organizer of international conferences and workshops in software and enterprise engineering.
Earlier stations of his academic career are the Goethe-University Frankfurt (Diploma 1988) the University of Hamburg(Ph.D. 1992), the Digital Systems Research Center (now HP SRC Classic) in Palo Alto, USA (Researcher 1992-1993), and the Technical University Hamburg-Harburg (Associate Professor 1997-2002).
Until 2010 he served as dean of studies at the Faculty for Informatics and member of the teaching board of TU München. Since 2020 he serves as "venture ambassador" of TUM venture labs.
Florian and his wife Nastaran Matthes are proud parents of two daughters.
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