Meet the Team!
- Dr. Ulrich M. TillichCTO & co-CEO
- Dr. Katja SchulzeCSO & co-CEO
- Michael JohannesCCO
- Kilian L. MoserShareholder
- Prof. Dr. Marcus FrohmeAcademic Advisor
- Cenk UyanSoftware Engineering Manager
- Thomas KolesnykHardware Developer
- Hanna SäynäjäkangasInternational Sales
- Berner PantiComputer Vision Engineer
- Hannah S. BraunProduct manager & veterinarian
- Juliane PfeilPhD Student
- Tina PlettnerTeam Assistant
Michael joined Oculyze with over 10 years experience in various e-commerce companies and an educational background in mechanical engineering and business operations. Before joining Oculyze he was working several years as Commercial Director for Spreadshirt, building the product and brand Spreadshop.com. In this role he was leading cross-functional teams in Germany and the United States. His expertise is ranging from product marketing & business development to business operations and customer experience design. At Oculyze he is mainly responsible for driving our international growth plans.
He accepted a teaching position at Bilkent University, in Ankara, on his return after obtaining his master’s degree. He continued working with major defense software companies in Turkey, including Havelsan and Aselsan, leading teams on the design and development of mission critical systems that are still in use today. He was working as a Team Leader and Software Architect at a major internet security company, a major internet security software company, when he was approached by Oculyze to join their team as Senior Software Engineer in 2017.
Thomas is from southern suburbs of Berlin. He was born as a maker and studied electrical engineering at Humboldt University in Berlin. He has working experience ranging from electronic parts production to complex industrial control systems in use worldwide. He worked as RD manager for film scanner development in electrical, optical and mechanic construction.
His interest and experience include rapid prototyping, robotics and additive manufacturing.
Hannah is a veterinarian and holds a PhD in Biomedical Science from the Freie Universität Berlin.
Before joining the oculyze team in 2019, she was working in product management and development in the feed and agtech space with a particular focus on dairy cows.