christian wiele

Dr. Christian Wiele, CEO and Founder

Christian is a seasoned technology leader and innovator with over 25 years of experience in the software industry, having held prominent roles such as Chief Development Architect at SAP SE. He holds a PhD in theoretical physics, which underpins his robust analytical and problem-solving skills. His extensive background spans machine learning, computer-generated imagery (CGI), and theoretical physics, reflecting a career dedicated to exploring and pushing the boundaries of technological advancement.


Christian’s early on delved into the possibilities of synthetic imagery within computer vision, positioning him at the forefront of integrating machine learning with visual technologies. His contributions in this arena have been instrumental in advancing the capabilities of computer vision systems, making significant strides in how machines interpret and interact with visual data.


As the founder of Atlantic Tech & Candy, Christian has embarked on an ambitious mission to revolutionize marine computer vision. Leveraging his deep expertise and innovative mindset, he aims to transform how marine environments are monitored, analyzed, and understood through advanced computer vision technologies. His leadership at Atlantic Tech & Candy is driving the development of cutting-edge solutions that promise to enhance maritime operations, environmental monitoring, and marine research, setting new standards in the industry.


Christian’s visionary approach and relentless pursuit of innovation continue to make a significant impact, inspiring the next generation of technological advancements in marine computer vision and beyond.