Bastian is Co-Founder and Head of Innovation of orderbird, a Berlin based start-up. orderbird (www.orderbird.com) is an award-winning iPad Point of Sale system for the hospitality industry. orderbird was founded in 2011 by Jakob Schreyer, Bastian Schmidtke, Patrick Brienen and Artur Hasselbach with the goal of establishing a more affordable and intuitive POS system that fits the real needs of the modern catering industry. The fast-growing company is currently home to more than 80 employees. More than 3,000 customers — restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs, ice cream shops and beer gardens — in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland are already using the orderbird POS system.