Chief Executive Officer
Thomas Deutschmann holds a degree in computer sciences and looks back at more than 20 years of experience in the IT and software industry.
Deutschmann held management positions in Sales, Business Development and Services at Compaq, Netscape and Sequent Computer Systems. He also founded his own company, Mybau. Deutschmann, who had been a member of Brainloop’s supervisory board from 2001 until 2015, was previously CEO of Update Software AG, a publicly-listed CRM provider.
As CEO of Brainloop, Thomas Deutschmann is responsible for defining and implementing the company’s business strategy. He will also be tasked with ensuring that the firm achieves its operational goals.
Dr. Eike Schmidt
Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Eike Schmidt holds a doctorate in computer science and has many years’ experience in the management of midsized software companies. Prior to joining Brainloop in 2017, he was CTO of MACH AG, a software and consulting company specialising in ERP and ECM. Schmidt previously also worked for BOND GmbH & Co KG (now OCLC), ChipVision Design Systems AG and Kuratorium OFFIS e.V.
As Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Eike Schmidt heads up product management and software development. He also manages service, which includes the support and operations areas.
Chief Financial Officer
After graduating from the London School of Economics, Johannes Hertz worked at Goldman Sachs in London for more than a decade.
From 2009 he was a Managing Director at Nomura International in London, responsible for the Equity Capital Markets business in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the CEE region.
Since joining Brainloop in 2012, Johannes Hertz is responsible for defining the Company's financial strategy and future investment plans, and for developing its relationships with financial market participants.