The Founding Team

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Arne Reimann, CEO
 

Within the role of CEO at Intrachain, Arne is responsible for defining Intrachain’s vision, overall strategy and business development. He is also the CEO and one of the founding partners of timeBro, an automatic time capturing system. His focus lays in testing management, launch preparation, sales pitches and investor communication.

Arne brings his in-depth background in IT advising during his time at KPMG and extensive experience in corporate development, process optimization and project management at Siemens to the founding table. He also holds a diploma in business administration with focus on information technology. His professional experience combined with his theoretical experience and his professional time abroad provides the ideal conditions for successfully managing an ICO project.

Arne has been actively involved in the crypto world since 2016. As a firm believer in a decentralized world, he founded Intrachain not only as an active contribution but due to his hands-on mind set also to implement his vision: a process mining software with integrated blockchain for transactions to overcome existing inefficiencies in large corporations.

 

Dr. Klaus Preisner, CFO
 

As CFO, Klaus is in charge of accounting and finance-related topics at Intrachain. With a background in HR and Legal, he is currently Head of Finance at timeBro. He is liable for tax related questions, contact person for all financial and legal topics, and responsible for continuous structuring and optimizing these divisions.

In addition to his outstanding doctorate in strategic personnel management and his degree in economics, he has 17 years of profound experience in project management. He is also successfully active as an author, business coach and lecturer in the fields of accounting, controlling and entrepreneurship. Prior to that, he gained substantial experience as Head of IT and Strategy at Siemens Training with responsibility for personnel, strategy and innovation, as well as the coordination of global trainings. Klaus’ many years of experience in a large corporation are driving the implementation of Intrachain's solution apace.

 

Mislav Boras, CTO
 

With his immense enthusiasm for disruptive ledger technologies, Mislav has accompanied Intrachain since its foundation as CTO. He has a background in Computer Science (M.Sc.), web development and IT consultancy and has previously worked at risklab and Metafinanz, both belonging to the Allianz Group.

He is business analyst, full stack JavaScript developer, focus-driven coder, blockchain evangelist, and currently co-founder and Head of IT at timeBro. Mislav has been deeply involved with the cryptocurrency and blockchain scene for several years.

 

Niclas Preisner, CMO

Niclas takes on the management of Intrachain’s marketing department as CMO. In addition to his degree in Business Administration, Niclas has gained extensive practical experience in the field of marketing in renowned communication and marketing agencies such as the Serviceplan Group and BBDO.

Before functioning as Managing Director, co-founder and Head of Marketing & Sales at timeBro, he was active in B2B Sales and gained branding expertise through working for clients like BMW and Bosch. Besides his dedication to various marketing topics, he is passionate about the blockchain and cryptocurrency industries and monitors trends closely in order to use the information strategically in his role.

 

The Core Team

 

Bastian Brodbeck, Core Developer

Bastian has a Diploma in informatics and is currently Core Developer at Intrachain. During his seven-year career in software engineering and as lead developer, he gained wide experience in innovative companies such as Zalando or 20steps. He is a driven Front-End software engineer who enthusiastically follows and embraces innovative technologies - such as blockchain and smart contracts - right from the very beginning.

 

Leonid Astakhov, Core Blockchain Developer

With over 20 years of experience, Leonid is a software development veteran. Graduating with a master’s degree in information technology, he paved the foundation for his further career: A key role as a software architect included working for Kaspersky Lab and in the area of platform integration/ application services working for Deutsche Bank.

During his former role at Rosgosstrakh he was a Technical Product Manager liable for indoor data analytics solutions.  Leonid is significantly driving Intrachain's vision implementation by providing his knowledge as Core Blockchain Developer. He is a high performance and high availability computing specialist - especially in the field of HPC Clustering Solutions, a Big Data analytic, a Smart Contracts professional and a cryptography and blockchain expert

 

Advisors

 

Henrique Centieiro, ICO Advisor and Blockchain Advocate
Blockchain Product Manager Zwoop

Henrique is a widely experienced ICO Advisor and an advocate of the blockchain development. Presently he is Blockchain Product Manager at Zwoop, a company that introduces a blockchain e-commerce assistant. With his strong global network and in-depth blockchain know-how, Henrique has already successfully supported numerous ICOs as Project Manager as well as on the advisory board. These include, among others, NexChange, AlfaToken, CREDITS Blockchain & Smart Contracts or RateI.CO. Through his studies, Henrique acquired a strong background in finance, accounting, banking and anti-money laundering. However, his passion is fully dedicated to blockchain and the crypto area, its impact on the industries and the enormous potential the years ahead.

Henrique's wide-ranging knowledge in the areas from consultancy, business development, finance, accounting, tax optimization and his specialties in cryptocurrency and blockchain-related topics will significantly boost Intrachain's success story.

 

Joshua Cornelius, Visionary Entrepreneur
Co-Founder Freeletics

Joshua Co-Founded and bootstrapped Freeletics. As a passionate leader and motivational entrepreneur he was part of building Freeletics as an innovative and high-growth business in the sport and lifestyle industry. Through its Fitness App, the Munich-based fitness start-up is establishing itself globally as a strong digital brand and is continuously optimizing and expanding its product portfolio. With his action-driven, hands-on mindset and furthermore the constant consideration of market size, competitors and his own competences, Joshua always had the goal to create a value through which the customers appreciate products. His success formula is the constant combination of commitment, passion & lifeblood and enjoyment of the work. With his broad knowledge Joshua contributes to strengthen Intrachain's business model and strategy as an expert.

 

Peter Dodell, Digital Transformation Influencer
Manager Siemens Finance Innovation Lab

Peter specialties are finance and accounting related topics. Peter is currently Financial Process & Organization Manager in the Siemens Finance Innovation Lab. His goal is to bridge the gap between financial processes and technological innovations and promote a new way of thinking to create sustainable added value from modern technologies. His current investigation focuses on the applicability and usability of the blockchain in the financial sector.

Prior to joining the corporate side initially as the start of his six-year career at Siemens, he joined KPMG as an associate in management consulting.

With his profound understanding of finance, accounting, engineering and information technology subjects Peter advises Intrachain as a future-oriented and -optimizing consultant specialist in Digital Transformation, alongside his future-oriented projects at Siemens.

 

Sebastian Kollmannsberger, Creative Strategist
Head of Project Management david+martin


Sebastian is driven by his creative and visionary mindset. His unique competencies cover strategic positioning and brand management, creative conception and realisation of integrated campaigns. At this point Sebastian is heading Project Management at david+martin, a creative agency that specializes in communication and brand strategies.

Through his experience in event marketing and brand management in various agencies, he was able to devote himself to his passion and design and implement successful marketing and brand strategies. During his career, his renowned clients span from BMW and Audi up to CAMPARI. At Intrachain Sebastian offers his expertise in both press relations and marketing as a visionary advisor.

 
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Ugo Bechis, e-Payment & SEPA Advisor

Ugo is an e-payment & SEPA adviser specializing in the financial sector, especially for emerging and digital start-ups and financial institutions. He has forty years of proven track record in banking - thereby he went through various sectors: Securities Trading, Payments Services, Trading Online, Corporate and Retail Payments, Corporate and Trade Finance amongst others. Alongside his management responsibilities, Ugo has held various positions as chairman and board member during his career as Chairman of the Board of European Alliance of Payment Schemes, Member of Board of Directors of IWBank S.p.A., SIA S.p.A., KKCS S.p.A., Consorzio Bancomat, Community Member of the European Electronic Cybercrime Task Force and Chairman of Legal Support Group and Cards Groups of the European Payment Council.

His broad network has global reach – during his chairmanship of EPC bodies, he came into contact with the European Commission and the European Central Bank and presently is visiting lecturer at the Finance University under the government of Russian Federation. Ugo is at the very heart of the changing banking and financial industry and currently sits on the advisory board for various ICOs and successful blockchain projects.


Ugo will support IntraChain as a pioneering advisor with great dedication, ambition and profound experience in various areas of the financial sector, thus significantly advancing Intrachain's vision of revolutionizing reconciliation practices leading to a disruptive yet beneficial change in the financial sector.

 

Wojtek Misiewicz, Social Media Innovator & Start-Up Advisor
Partner at LINGNER.COM

Wojtek has immense experience in Marketing, Social Media, PR and Big Data advisory. He is an early stage advisor for various companies. Besides being Partner at LINGNER.COM, a digital agency and creative consulting for B2B future communication, he is lecturer at Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences (HHN) in the field of eBusiness. Until the beginning of 2018, he worked for over nine years at VICO, Germany’s biggest Social Media listening and service provider, ultimately as Deputy Unit Head. Wojtek expanded his broad consulting experience as an external consultant in product management and social media at Axel Springer, one of Europe's largest publishing and media companies.

To optimize the interaction and experience for Intrachain's customers as well as strengthen the relationship, Wojtek engages in consulting Intrachain as a social media advisor with complete dedication.

 

Firras Sabbah, Digitalization Expert
Head of Digital Platforms Allianz

Firras’s core competence covers the digital sector. He is currently Vice President and Head of Digital at Allianz General Insurance Thailand in Bangkok. Prior to that, he worked for Allianz in Singapore as a visionary and Digital Product Owner in the area of Digital Transformation for the APAC region. His interests in block chain and related technologies started in 2016. With IT related background his architectural interests and curiosity made him dive more and more into block chain and crypto currencies. Working in an insurance company and being a former lead analyst within the same area he is keen in helping new projects to get more traction in the traditional industry and show the substantial as well as economic benefit of block chain applications.
Firras advises Intrachain to ensure the successful implementation of our vision within blue chip companies and in the Asia-Pacific region.