Ingo Rübe Project Lead

Ingo Rübe

Project Lead

Ingo is the founder and CEO of BOTLabs, the company that develops KILT Protocol. The Computer Scientist founded his first IT Startup in 1995. As CTO of Hubert Burda Media he initiated the open-source CMS Thunder. Ingo is a founding member of the International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications (INATBA) and the creative driving force and Project Lead of KILT Protocol.

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Matthias Möller Operations Director

Matthias Möller

Operations Director

Matthias has twenty years of professional and leadership experience in developing and shipping digital services for the internet and media industry. Since the early days of the internet he has been managing the development of front end and back end internet services for high traffic and scalable products.

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Marton Csernai Research Lead

Márton Csernai

Product Owner and Research Lead

Márton is a research scientist with experience in telecommunications, network science and neuroscience. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering and PhD in computer science from Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

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Gustav Hemmelmayr Legal Director

Gustav Hemmelmayr

Legal Director

Gustav is a lawyer with a strong IT law background and more than fifteen years of experience as a lawyer in corporate and legal firms. Since early 2017 he has been bridging his contract knowledge with blockchain technology, studied a bit of Computer Sciences, and is dedicated to solve legal challenges around Blockchain and KILT Protocol.

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Joana Papageorgiou Project Manager Communications & Agile Processes

Joana Papageorgiou

Project Manager Communications & Agile Processes

Joana is an IT Project Manager and Certified KILT Integrator specialised in Scrum. She combines her academic background in Communication Sciences and Psychology with her professional experience as Scrum Master and Product Owner in numerous software projects. At KILT she leads the Communications operations and coaches the team in Agile Product Management frameworks.

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Andreas Krautzberger, UI/UX and Graphic Design

Andreas Krautzberger

UI/UX and Graphic Design

Andreas is a UI/UX, Web and Graphic Designer with 20 years work experience in design. He has been working in many important publishing and IT projects. He is a great Post-it artist and famous for his KrautzCats.

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Timo Welde Product Owner & Technical Lead

Timo Welde

Product Owner and Technical Lead

Timo is a Full Stack Developer, working in Blockchain Technology since 2016. He has a proven track record in Open Source development and was part of the Thunder Core Team (thunder.org). Timo graduated in Computer Science at the Berlin University of Technology. He is also a biker.

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Maud Nalpas Blockchain Developer

Maud Nalpas

Blockchain Developer

Maud is a software developer with a sweet spot for developer communities. She works on KILT Protocol’s software and with the community. She is an open web, open source, new technologies and data privacy enthusiast. Maud studied engineering.

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Dudley Needham Blockchain Developer

Dudley Needham

Blockchain Developer

Dudley is a Full-stack developer with a background in Engineering. He is also a Game master.

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William Freudenberger

Blockchain Developer

William is a Software Developer who works on the node and protocol level. He studied Mathematics at the Technical University of Berlin, his hometown. Apart from coding, he enjoys the outdoors and playing Spikeball.

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Leon Wenzel Blockchain Developer

Leon Wenzel

Blockchain Developer

Leon is a Computer Science and Integrated Systems student at the Technical University of Berlin. He has previously worked as developer and technical consultant at multiple blockchain startups and is now part of the developer team at KILT. He is also Global Elite.

Raphael Flechtner Philosophical & Ethical Advisor

Raphael Flechtner

Philosophical & Ethical Advisor

Raphael is a student at the Berlin School of Mind and Brain and holds a degree in philosophy. He is specialised in Social Cognition, Evolutionary Anthropology and Social Theory. Fascinated by KILT’s goals in the disembodied online world he has contributed to shaping the vision of KILT and creating the KILT white paper.

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Simon Schwerin Partnerships & Investor Relations

Simon Schwerin

Partnerships & Investor Relations

Simon is an accomplished professional in matters of blockchain, finance and privacy. He also has experience in the financial, healthcare and IT consulting sectors. He holds a M.Sc. in Business Intelligence and Process Management as well as a Bachelor’s in International Business.

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Nick de la Forge Business Development & Investor Relations

Nick de la Forge

Business Development & Investor Relations

Nick is managing Investor Relations and Business Development. As an industrial engineer, he is trained to combine technical understanding with economic relevance. Nick is experienced in building sustainable relationships with various stakeholders and brings along deep knowledge of investment practices from his time at Earlybird VC. For KILT Nick is driving industrial adoption and fundraising strategy. 

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Claudia Halm Team Assistant & Accountant

Claudia Halm

Team Assistant & Accountant

Claudia is the team assistant of BOTLabs GmbH. Until 2008 she worked as an accountant in different enterprises. In our office she does the bookkeeping as well as drafting letters and contracts, monitoring of appointments and do the business correspondence.