Andreas Schneider (Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder)
Andreas Schneider was appointed president of EnOcean in January 2017. He is one of the co-founders of EnOcean and has been Chief Marketing Officer of the company since 2001.
Andreas Schneider's career has focused on creating markets for innovative wireless technology and developing worldwide sales strategies for the purpose. In the five years before EnOcean GmbH was founded, he was responsible for worldwide marketing of GSM modules at Siemens AG. Prior to that he spent nine years in the global systems and product business of a number of companies - among other things as sales director for trunked radio systems at Rohde & Schwarz BICK Mobilfunk GmbH.
Andreas Schneider studied electrical engineering at Munich Technical University, with a special interest in RF engineering and components. In the course of his career he has obtained various management qualifications, for instance at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford, INSEAD, and the Indian Institute of Management.
Dr. Peter Klein (Chief Financial Officer)
Dr. Peter Klein joined EnOcean as Chief Financial Officer in May 2020. With his credo “Connecting the dots is the most powerful skill you need in the future”, he has more than 15 years’ experience as CFO and General Counsel in Tech companies, leading projects around national and crossborder M&A transactions. His expertise ranges from managing KPI driven High Performance Teams to an extensive know-how in M&A and Corporate Development as well as a broad understanding of finance and legal concepts.
Before joining EnOcean Dr. Peter Klein was CFO at thinkstep AG where he led the company through a successful turnaround into a profitable exit. Dr. Peter Klein studied finance and law at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Koblenz and Kellogg School of Management in Chicago.
Frank Schmidt (Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder)
Frank Schmidt is a pioneer in energy harvesting and the visionary in management team of EnOcean. As Chief Technology Officer he is responsible for the overall technical orientation, patent related activities as well as the relationship management with educational, research and scientific organizations. Before joining EnOcean he was at the Central Research Department of Siemens AG where he created the self-powered wireless sensor technology as early as 1995. He has been granted more than 40 patents for his energy harvesting inventions and is the author of numerous technical publications in this field. Frank is a Physicist and studied at the Technical University of Chemnitz, Germany.
Markus Florian (Vice President Sales)
As Vice President Sales, Markus Florian heads the EnOcean sales team in the EMEA region and is responsible for revenue and business development in this region. Markus Florian has more than 25 years’ experience in sales of electronic components and modules for different areas such as building automation, entertainment electronics and industry applications. Before joining EnOcean, he has worked in different sales management positions at Energy Micro AS, Epson Europe Electronics GmbH and Advanced Micro Devices, where he has significantly expanded the existing business along with new markets and sales channels. Markus Florian has studied International Business Management in Vienna.
Matthias Kassner (Vice President Product Marketing)
Matthias Kassner is responsible for defining highly innovative future EnOcean products and product marketing activities for the current portfolio. Before joining EnOcean, Matthias worked 12 years at Texas Instruments (TI) in various positions ranging from Wireless Field Application Engineer to EMEA Product Marketing Manager for TI’s Application Processor portfolio. Matthias holds the degree of Diplom Ingenieur in Electrical Engineering from Technical University Ilmenau.
Graham Martin (Vice President Strategic Alliance)
Graham Martin is a veteran of the electronics industry with more than 25 years' experience in analog and RF solutions. Before joining EnOcean, he held various engineering and marketing posts in the USA and Europe. Most recently he was responsible for business development at wireless sensor networks spe-cialist Chipcon. At the same time he was president of Figure8Wireless and vice chairman of ZigBee Alliance.
Graham Martin studied in the USA and Britain, and graduated in physics at Edinburgh University, Scotland.
Oliver Sczesny (President EnOcean Inc and Co-founder)
Oliver Sczesny, President of EnOcean Inc, is a co-inventor of the fundamental principles of energy harvesting wireless sensor technology and one of the co-founders of EnOcean. He is responsible for the management of the world wide application engineering team. Oliver Sczesny has specialized in high frequency technology with unique skills in layout, simulation and testing of high frequency circuits and antennas. He began his career with Siemens AG at the Corporate Research and Development Division in Munich, Germany. Oliver’s work covered several disciplines focusing on wireless sensor applications and wireless remote interrogation of passive sensors. His work has resulted in several patents being granted. He left Siemens as a Senior Engineer in 2001 to co-found EnOcean. Oliver graduated in electrical engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Würzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany, in 1993.