Christian Schaller graduated from the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. He holds both a PhD and a diploma in computer science. While working on his PhD he was a member of the International Max Planck Research School for Optics and Imaging, Erlangen. During his education at university he has worked for the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Erlangen and spent one year at Siemens Corporate Research in Princeton, NJ, USA as a graduate student researcher. At Metrilus he is responsible for general management, business development, and marketing.