Hasso Plattner born in Germany, Jan. 21, 1944, Berlin. Co-founder of software gigant SAP AG.
Plattner is the CEO, co-chairman (since 1997), and co-founder of SAP AG. He is also CEO of SAPMarkets.
In 1972, he founded SAP together with four IBM colleagues. An electrical engineer, he is responsible for strategy, marketing, corporate communications and development of SAP solutions in the areas of discrete manufacturing and service industries.
$5.0 billion as of 2005.