CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER
Max Schnoedl serves as Accela's Chief Strategy Officer, overseeing Corporate Development and Legislative Management for the Company. Prior to his current role, Max served as Accela's Chief Operations Officer, Chief Financial Officer and led the company's executive committee, focusing on strategic growth priorities. Previously, Max also served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development, raising $200+M capital and leading the acquisitions of numerous civic tech companies.
Before joining Accela, Max served as Vice President at Deutsche Bank San Francisco and helped software companies accelerate growth. Previously, Max worked with Deutsche Bank in New York and Frankfurt as Vice President in Group Strategy, and in Regional Management in Moscow, Russia. Max started his career in government, as a cabinet member of Austria’s Federal Minister of Science.
Max holds a Ph.D. from the University of Vienna, Austria, and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. He also serves on the Board of BRZ GmbH, a leading European e-government provider with €250+m in revenue.