The Initiator: Michael Wutzke
The SKYLINE ATLAS goes back to Michael Wutzke and Daniel Kieckhefer, who are the main initiators of the information portal. The SKYLINE ATLAS is intended to inform the public about the dynamics of the Frankfurt skyline. In the meantime, other authors and creatives have become part of the editorial team and the publication has developed an independence. Since summer 2021, Dean Vukovic has been the Managing Director and driving force behind further developments.
Michael has been programming computer systems since his youth. Today he works as an IT expert in the Frankfurt finance industry and is implementing successful digital solutions in this role. Writing about the architecture in Frankfurt and the commitment to the region are just a passion of him.
In the Media
Michael Wutzke has been dealing with the topic high-rise buildings since 1996. He is a book author and known from interviews and newspapers. Michael also initiated the world’s first architecture award for high-rise buildings. Reports about him or SKYLINE ATLAS have been published in German publications such as ZDF TV, SPIEGEL ONLINE, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, and other media.
Mr. Wutzke also writes publicly about Frankfurt’s urban development. His comments cover especially the lack of imagination of builders and architects. He also occasionally conducts interviews with personalities such as the Lord Mayor of Frankfurt, Peter Feldmann, or architect Prof. Jochem Jourdan.
Profession and Other Interests
Michael Wutzke is an IT specialist and works in the financial sector in Frankfurt. His current area of responsibility there is the design and implementation of software systems as well as working with the cloud solutions Azure, Google Cloud Platform and AWS. Mr. Wutzke is officially certified by Amazon Web Services, Google, and Scrum.org.