Ingolf Blocher holds an academic degree in computer science. While working for a leading CRM company, Mr. Blocher developed components of a CRM product for a customer in the pharmaceutical sector. As Development Manager for a large ERP company, he was in charge of the development department in India, working on the basic architecture of the CRM product. In early 2001, he was appointed Project Manager for several large-scale projects in the banking sector while working for a medium-sized software company. In 2004, Ingolf Blocher co-founded awisto business solutions GmbH and has been in charge of the sales and marketing department ever since.
After receiving his engineering degree in technical cybernetics at the Technical University in Stuttgart, Kaj Mähner worked as research assistant at the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology and Automation. His scientific work focused on the offline programming of robots as well as on quality assurance and optimization procedures. Early in 1999, he started working for a medium-sized software company where he was initially in charge of software development and subsequently, acting as Vice President and Authorized Officer, headed the company’s technical department. As one of the three co-founders, Kaj Mähner has been in charge of awisto’s finance and organization departments since the company’s creation in 2004.