Robin Pilling

Technical Lead at MOBI, Founder of Dis3bute


Robin is an expert on distributed applications for connected industries, with demonstrated experience in business development and product management. He combines business savvy and technical expertise to help solve complex problems for businesses and deliver customer-centric software solutions.

Currently, Robin leads the development of a community-built, automated business transaction network for mobility as Technical Lead at MOBI, the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI). Besides, he is Founder of Dis3bute, a technology consulting company that helps connected industries with distributed technology solutions.

Before, Robin led the development of a decentralized B2B platform for future mobility and logistics solutions at Daimler Mobility and was part of the development of autonomous vehicles at Mercedes-Benz Vans. Robin was first exposed to distributed systems when he was working on intelligent power networks and semiconductor manufacturing as a graduate researcher at National Taiwan University (NTU) in 2014.

Robin enjoys to equally engage at the executive level as well as with software developers and IT architects. He thinks both strategically and analytically about business, product, and technical challenges with an ability to build and convey compelling value propositions. Due to his innovative mindset and communication skills, Robin finds ease and joy in evangelizing new technologies and building relationships with customers, start-ups, and strategic partners. He fluently speaks English, German, and Mandarin.