Kai Niessen combines his experience in various industries with deep methodological and technical knowledge. He enjoys structuring complex tasks for the setup of a fitting project organization as much as designing technical architectures.

Kai Niessen

Munich, Germany
Managing Director

Christoph Römer is a founding member and partner of Ventum Consulting and has gained over 25 years of consulting experience in an international environment. His expertise lies in strategic concepts with a guaranteed implementation. Finding simple answers to complex questions, while focusing on value, is the main challenge for the mathematician in consulting. Applying this philosophy, he and his team have successfully accompanied numerous companies throughout their transformation projects on their way into the digital future.

Dr. Christoph Römer

Vienna, Austria
Managing Director

Balint Tolnay represents the new generation of digital finance solutions in industry manufacturing, because new challenges need new solutions. He uses technologies such as S/4 HANA, Blockchain, AI and Process Mining in a targeted and sophisticated approach. However, it is his wealth of knowledge in financial and controlling processes that makes these technologies effective and generate real added value. This is how he is driving digitalization forward.

Balint Tolnay

Munich, Germany
Partner

Nothing is impossible! Whether it’s project initialization, management or turnaround, Hajo Börste stands for successful projects and thus, Ventum's central promise: Results, no excuses. As one of the founding partners of Ventum, he is responsible for project and change management. He inspires his team by ensuring and working towards a common goal – this is what makes the difference in a project.

 

Hajo Börste

Munich, Germany
Partner

Philipp Karner has over 15 years of experience in the automotive sector as well as expertise in organizational development and process design, agile enablement, PLM and IT. Customers at the decision-making and implementation level value his understanding of the challenges of digital transformation at an early stage and the importance of assuming personal responsibility for a successful result.

Philipp Karner

Munich, Germany
Partner

Tobias Hirsch

Munich, Germany
Partner

Torsten Keil is a partner at Ventum Consulting and has expert knowledge in the areas of IT infrastructure, architecture, information security, IT strategy and architecture.

Torsten Keil

Munich, Germany
Partner

Steffen Sperling is the driving force behind successful IAM and CIAM projects that have been carried out by Ventum. Over the last 12 years, he has managed these projects in various sectors and led them to success. His role in these projects covers the entire project lifecycle, specifically IAM/CIAM strategy, product selection, architecture, solution design, project manager for software integration or migration from an existing solution to a new system.

Steffen Sperling

Vienna, Austria
Partner

Markus Dürbeck had already been practicing "Results, no Excuses" for over 25 years in consulting before co-founding Ventum. His routine establishes an important foundation. He succeeds in complex and time-critical projects. Above all, he succeeds by aligning the process and structure with the actual problem. He understands new technologies and processes and knows when an application is valuable to a plan.

Markus Dürbeck

Vienna, Austria
Partner

Marwan Muri has over 20 years of experience and in-depth technical knowledge in telecommunications. Applying pragmatism, goal orientation as well as a thematic and social understanding, he successfully manages complex and large-scale projects, even in a critical environment. Due to his ability to quickly assess and understand the situation, he can identify important details, while maintaining an overall view. This is how he sets the right priorities and makes clear recommendations, even in difficult situations.

Dr. Marwan Muri

Vienna, Austria
Partner

André Hemmerle is responsible for Ventum’s Asia Business and is an expert in strategic business development and sales and customer relationship management. While leading our team in Asia, he also engages himself in strategic program management, driving and implementing change together with our international customers. He is an enthusiastic, genuine, respectful and communicative executive, with the intrinsic ability to inspire and motivate customers, employees and other stakeholders.

André Hemmerle

Beijing, China
Principal

Philipp Wiegel is Principal Consultant and responsible for Business Intelligence at Ventum Consulting GmbH &. Co KG. Mr. Wiegel is the interface between business and IT, specifically in solution design, project and requirements management. His technical experience ranges from software development and data migration, interface architectures and DWH and BI applications, to big data tools and solutions.

Philipp Wiegel

Munich, Germany
Principal

For better products, enthusiastic customers and satisfied employees, Carsten Schweiger establishes agile methods within companies. As a Scrum Master, agile coach and trainer, he accompanies our clients in their transformation to an agile organization. By applying an agile mindset, he encourages trust and self-organization. He is the Product Owner of "Agile Enablement" at Ventum Consulting. In addition to this, he has many years of IT project experience in the areas of business intelligence and data warehousing.

Carsten Schweiger

Munich, Germany
Principal

Catharina Zeller is best known for successfully carrying out projects. Her strengths lie in structuring the project, maintaining a comprehensive overview and motivating project teams, even in difficult environments. She is an expert in the areas of multi-project and program management, as well as project rescue and turnaround. She is experienced in classic and agile approaches and thereby creates optimal conditions for the initialization and implementation of projects. Her current focus is on the development of software and vehicle components.

Catharina Zeller

Munich, Germany
Principal

Johannes Keim is an experienced project manager, digital native and strategist. His expertise covers all facets of enterprise IT, complex transformations and extends to business model and business case development. After his studies at the Bond University and in the USA, he has been advising his clients pragmatically and sustainably for almost 10 years. He is driven by the unconditional demand to fully comprehend topics and achieve tangible results.

Johannes Keim

Munich, Germany
Principal

Christian Kabelin is an experienced enterprise and solution architect and software engineer. For over than 10 years, he has been advising customers within strategic projects in IT management to the systems delivery (project management, architecture, implementation and testing). He distinguishes himself by combining his deep understanding of IT disciplines and the ability to mediate between business and IT.

Christian Kabelin

Munich, Germany
Principal

Matthias Müller is an expert in process and technical conception, project management and agile methods. For over 11 years he has been consulting automotive OEMs in the areas of PLM and individual software. He has worked on projects, processes and systems in agile transformation, production planning, E/E and demand and sales planning. He quickly identifies the challenges and illustrates the central theme for finding solutions. He enforces the decisions, which are relevant for the success of the project, and establishes clear methods, which he also communicates to the team.

Matthias Müller

Munich, Germany
Principal

As a DotCom entrepreneur, Philipp Schneidenbach started in the 90s when he went from school into the world of digitization. It soon became clear that he wanted to do even more, due to his fascination for people, technology and change. Today, Philipp has gained over 18 years of experience in the corporate business of the automotive, finance and energy industries, having been in positions such as CIO and CTO, as well as a keynote speaker at numerous events and trade fairs. This makes him a man in demand for ITSM, EAM, compliance and data protection.

Philipp Schneidenbach

Munich, Germany
Principal

Tobias Reuter is an enterprise architect for whom the long-term goal is as important as the concrete feasibility. The success of his EAM projects is due to his extensive methodological knowledge and ability to develop pragmatic and customer-specific solutions. Applying his experience in the automotive and baking industries and his technical expertise, he always manages to bring business and IT together.

Tobias Reuter

Munich, Germany
Principal

Michael Riedel

Vienna, Austria
Principal

As Head of [email protected], Caspar Sunder-Plassmann is an expert at tackling PLM challenges, specifically in the areas of information model, parts list, configuration and process optimization (focus PEP). As an experienced project manager, he successfully leads complex projects to their goal, even under difficult conditions. In addition to his structured approach and expert methodological and professional competence, he is also able to draw on his communication skills in politically demanding environments.

Caspar Sunder-Plassmann

Munich, Germany
Principal

(Start: 01.08.2019) Based on his two decades of experience, Wolfgang Reinhardt builds IT-based business models, products and services. Together with his clients, he develops and implements accurately fitting strategies. His focus lies in the field of e-commerce and data based control processes in retail, telecommunications, utility, finance and travel. Wolfgang understands the importance of both the human factor and technology as well as how they interact with one another. He creates and leads teams that deliver results based on partnership, determination and functional and methodical expertise.

Wolfgang Reinhardt

Essen, Deutschland
Principal

Project and process management in international and intercultural environments, especially between China and Germany, are the key topics of Thomas Fahrnholz. He ensures overall project success in classical and agile settings and holistic process management by engaging stakeholders across national, cultural and organisational boundaries and moderating their requirements. In these endevours, he focuses on the topics of product development and innovation as well as the related changes in the organisational set up and processes.

Thomas Fahrnholz

Munich, Germany
Principal

David Loeffler is specialized in managing complex projects and tackling the challenges involved in the development of business models. With over 7 years of experience in several industries, such as chemical and automotive, he has worked in teams to develop the solutions that provide Ventum with a competitive advantage along its core value "Results, no excuses!". This experience enables him to optimally apply and further develop his knowledge as an Executive MBA.

David Löffler

Munich, Germany
Principal

Thorsten Müller combines agility with compliance. In complex development projects, he provides teams with individual training and workshops according to Scrum, Kanban and in agile scaling. He links his expertise in process recording to his detailed technical knowledge of European data protection and ISO 27001. He leads projects, even in politically difficult environments, to success using precise communication and situational structuring.

Thorsten Müller

Munich, Germany
Manager

Bernd Richter is an interdisciplinary expert. He has continuously proven his BPM expertise and the ability to combine other disciplines in practice. He has an eye for detail, taking into account the overall context and ensuring goal-oriented progress. As a certified coach and mediator, he considers people as an essential success factor and leads all parties to success. His profile is complemented by his methodological skills and technological know-how.

Bernd Richter

Munich, Germany
Manager

Throughout Verena Weinzierl’s career she specifically focused on collaboration models and organizational development within intercultural teams. Having studied in Germany, Switzerland and Australia she developed a deep understanding of cultures within companies. Due to her comprehensive understanding of EAM, SW-development, IT security and Service Management she acts as an interface between business and IT, resulting in an increased effectivity of the work. She is an expert at and highly passionate about interdisciplinary positions.

Verena Weinzierl

Beijing, China
Manager

Sebastian Leblanc is an expert in User Centered Software Design and PLM in the field of vehicle validation processes and partner integration. For over 5 years he has been advising customers in the automotive sector on the digitization of business processes, functional networking and agile transformation projects. Applying his interdisciplinary process understanding, combined with strong analytical skills based on a comprehensive methodological foundation, he reliably leads complex projects to success.

Sebastian Leblanc

Munich, Germany
Manager

Katharina Richter is an HR expert. Based on her competence she ensures an optimally tailored recruiting process for every applicant. She is the driving force in human resources projects and pursues the growth of Ventum Consulting in various aspects of human resources.

Katharina Richter

Munich, Germany
HR

Katrin Knab is an experienced recruiter with many years of project experience in IT consulting. At Ventum Consulting she supports candidates throughout the entire application process. Her expert knowledge allows her to continuously optimize the recruiting process and ensures a "state of the art" hiring.

Katrin Knab

Munich, Germany
HR

Kristine Panitz brings many years of experience as a Human Resource Manager in international companies to Ventum Consulting. She advises and accompanies Ventum as a personnel consultant in the growth and development process including all questions and topics of personnel work.

Kristine Panitz

Munich, Germany
HR

As an HR Specialist, Jelena Stankovic is responsible for coordinating the recruitment process, the organization of personnel related marketing activities and for the entire HR administration. She is the first point of contact for managers and employees for questions regarding labor law and all other HR related topics.

Jelena Stanković

Vienna, Austria
HR

Isabel Hünig stands for a thorough and professional recruitment process - with optimal timing and an individual approach. She is an experienced contact person for all human resource matters. In addition, her internal HR projects focused on talent management are particularly close to her heart.

Isabel Hünig

Munich, Germany
HR