Dr. Marek Jersak earned a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Aachen University, Germany in 1997. He then worked on DSP compiler design for Conexant in Newport Beach, California, before returning to Braunschweig University, Germany in 1999 to research timing-analysis for embedded real-time systems with Prof. Rolf Ernst. He graduated with a PhD in 2004.

In 2005, Marek co-founded Symtavision together with Kai Richter to provide timing analysis solutions to automotive OEMs and Tier1s. As CEO, Marek focused on strategy and business development, until they sold Symtavision to Luxoft in 2016. Since then, Marek has been leading Luxoft’s Under the Hood practice and expanding into system architectures and embedded software development.