Executive Management

Andreas Liebing

Member of the Management Board / CEO

Picture: Andreas Liebing

Andreas Liebing, born in Berlin, is the founder and CEO of StoneOne AG. Liebing has spent more than 25 years in the IT business and is one of Germany’s leading information management and cloud computing visionaries. Already during his college years at the TU Berlin (majoring in Math and Computer Science), Liebing began to explore centralized information management. In 1985, he founded his first company, which later became SAPERION AG. He was CEO of the software developer specialized in workflow, document management and archiving until 2005. In early 2007, he launched StoneOne AG with a focus on Platform as a Service (PaaS) and cloud computing.

Andreas Liebing has published numerous articles on cloud computing, including the BITKOM issue on ‘Industriealisierung im Outsourcing’ (Industrialization in outsourcing) under the heading ‘Neue Chancen für Anbieter und Kunden durch Software as a Service (SaaS)’ (New opportunities for providers and customers based on Software as a Service (Saas)). Liebing also lectured on business applications in the web at Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin.

In 2004, Liebing was nominated Entrepreneur of the Year together with Mathias Petri and was one of the laureates.

Dr. Mathias Petri

Member of the Management Board / CSO

Picture: Dr. Mathias Petri

Dr. Mathias Petri is co-founder and managing partner of StoneOne AG. Petri, alongside Andreas Liebing, is considered a pioneer in the areas of information management and cloud computing.

After completing his studies of business administration at the Freie Universität Berlin and the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Petri started his vocational career as a business consultant. Petri assumed business responsibility as a managing partner of the Berlin-based Optical Character Recognition (OCR) specialist Signum GmbH.

At the Siemens Group he was in charge of Sales and Marketing of the DMS (Document Management Systems) product unit. As member of the board of directors at ECM (Enterprise Content Management) provider SAPERION AG, he played a central role in helping to get the company established of the ground and implementing the strategic focus on major customers. As general manager of Beta Systems Software AG, Petri was responsible for the global ECM business with a strong emphasis on input and output management automation.

Mathias Petri is deputy chairman of the board of the Software as a Service user group of SIBB (association of software, IT and communication industry in Berlin and Brandenburg); in February 2010 he became Vice President of the SIBB. Furthermore he is co-founder and member of the board of Cloud EcoSystem Association, a national network for cloud business.

In 2004 Petri was nominated ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ together with Andreas Liebing and was one of the laureates.

Supervisory Board

Dieter Bethge

Chairman of the Board
German Attorney at Law and Notary
Bethge.Reimann.Stari., Berlin

Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Schildhauer

Vice Chairman
Scientific Director
Management Board Member
Institute of Electronic Business e.V., Berlin

Ulf Buchholz

Supervisory Board
GIP Gesellschaft für Innovative Personalwirtschaftssysteme mbH, Offenbach am Main