Cristina Montesinos works for Techniker Krankenkasse since 1997 and is now mainly responsible for contracts in outpatient care. Before she worked for the European Representation of the German Social Insurance (DSV) in Brussels and was involved in comparative analyses of social security systems as well as in legislative procedures. While working for Techniker Krankenkasse she was delegated twice to the Ministry of social affairs of Baden-Württemberg. In May 2008 she finally returned to Techniker Krankenkasse and is besides other topics working in the field of #SmartHealth-solutions.