Markus Wolff

Markus Wolff is Co-Founder and Managing Director of chartisan GmbH, a service provider for data visualization and reporting solutions.


As a Co-Founder and Managing Director of chartisan GmbH, the goal of Markus Wolff is to support professionals at the widest range of organizations as a consultant and implementer for visualization and analysis of data in commercial contexts. He also supports the evaluation and implementation of specialized software tools.

Since many years he is a specialized consultant and trainer for the implementation of business reports according to the SUCCESS rules of IBCS®.

Markus was also Co-Founder and Managing Director of HI-CHART GmbH. Before his current specialization he worked as a group controller at Saubermacher AG in Graz and as a lecturer in vocational training. In a number of projects he was responsible for the conception and implementation of tools and processes for business analytics, planning and reporting, based on Microsoft Excel as well as ERP and BI tools from major vendors like SAP, Microsoft and Infor.

He studied business administration at the University of Applied Sciences in Eberswalde, Germany, and at the Danube University in Krems, Austria. His particular strength lies in the interdisciplinary cooperation, especially between IT and business management.

Markus is one of the first IBCS® Certified Consultants. Furthermore he is the trainer of the HICHERT+FAISST training ‘Excel charts and dashboards’.

IBCS® Certified Trainer

Markus Wolff has successfully completed the IBCS® certification for successful design of reports and presentations at the HICHERT+FAISST IBCS Institute in July 2010. Since January 1, 2020 he serves as IBCS® Certified Trainer.