After graduating in Business Mathematics from Ulm University and gaining an MBA at the University of Illinois in Chicago, Martin Vesper started his career at the US telecommunications company Ameritech Services. Since his return to Germany, he has held various executive positions both in technical and sales
areas, including one at Vorwerk where he was responsible for sales, controlling and customer service. In 2001, he joined the top management of the German Yello Strom GmbH energy company as Managing Director, with the objective to expand and consolidate the Yello brand as a customer-oriented company in the liberalized energy market. Martin Vesper was also group executive manager B2C-Operations at EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG and headed the business network “Private and Trade Customers” at EdF (Electricité de France, Paris). He has been Chief Executive Officer at digitalSTROM AG since September 2011, and is responsible for the digitalSTROM business.
Martin Vesper is regarded as an expert in smart products, processes, energy, optimum customer orientation and strong brands. He will make the innovative smart home system digitalSTROM accessible to a wider public in the DACH region and other European countries. Further information can be found at
digitalSTROM is a multiple-award-winning smart home solution that is both intuitive to use and easy to install − with no impact on home design. The smart home system represents a digital lifestyle and an integrated connectivity concept. Intelligent terminal blocks featuring integrated high-voltage chips turn all electric home appliances into smart devices and connect them with each other and the internet. In the process, the stable and reliable connectivity solution uses the available wiring, which makes it suited to existing homes and new buildings alike. In addition to electric appliances, digitalSTROM is also able to incorporate the growing number of broadband devices. Behind the scenes, the smart home solution ensures the intelligent interplay of all connected devices and appliances. The result is a wide range of smart applications for greater comfort, energy efficiency and security, which continues to develop further. Residents are able to flexibly adapt the smart home at any time to their individual needs or changes to their living situations. digitalSTROM AG, which is headquartered in Zurich-Schlieren (CH), markets digitalSTROM in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands and other European countries. The company is managed by CEO Martin Vesper.