Cenk Toprak is founder and CEO of LOCOTI GMBH and Pangea Electronics.
He studied computer science at the Beuth University of Applied Sciences in Berlin, Germany and gained his first professional experience during his studies at OECD, BMW and Mercedes Benz. After graduating in 2008, Cenk Toprak became an IT consultant at Sopra Steria and founded LOCOTI GmbH in 2012. In 2017 he founded Pangea Electronics, a start-up for modular laptops and PCs. For the research and development of the Pangea Sun and Pangea Mercury, Cenk Toprak was awarded with “Land of Ideas” prize by the German President, and he also received several innovation and industry awards.
Why are you optimistic about the future of work?
Automation will take over more routine tasks, so the work will be characterized by creativity, ethics and empathy. This will bring us new opportunities.