Management– Team 


Who we are, what we stand for.

Meet the people who bring location based services to a new level.

Arnaud Becuwe

The Supervisory Board of Favendo GmbH appointed Arnaud Becuwe (45) as new CEO starting August 2018. Mr. Becuwe brings a wealth of experience in managing digital units and software companies to this role. Prior to joining Favendo, he served as CEO of SHARIS GmbH in Berlin. He started his career at Bull – now Atos – after graduating from HEC Paris and Dauphine University. Since 2014 he is the president of the german chapter of the HEC Alumni association, managing an executive network of 1.000+ members.

Holger Mannweiler

Co Founder
Holger Mannweiler founded together with Richard Lemke in May 2014 the Favendo GmbH. In addition, he is Chief Financial Officer of the match2blue holding GmbH, a german-american technology company with focus on mobile as well as founder and partner of Elsner Mannweiler Credit Consult GmbH and Managing Director of Elsner Mannweiler Capital Invest GmbH. Previously Mr. Mannweiler was a consultant and project manager for McKinsey & Company.

Richard Lemke

Co Founder
Richard Lemke founded Favendo together with Holger Mannweiler in May 2014. Mr Lemke is considered as one of the most respected German-speaking experts in the field of location-based services. Mr. Lemke is responsible for various digital transformation projects: he developed central digitalization strategies for AUDI. Together with Ströer Media he brought the Internet of things into reality by rolling out 50.000 beacons and developing the corresponding software structure.

Jan-Marc Raitz

Vice President Sales & Partner Management
Mr. Raitz has broad experience in the selling of complex investment goods as well as in the organization of effective sales structures and the development of partner networks. Previous stations were among others FCT Systeme and IBC Solar.

David Keil

Head of Product
Mr. Keil has accompanied the technical development of Favendo from the beginning and has a deep knowledge of the functionalities and current and future applications of location-based technologies.

Vanessa Wehrle

Head of Project Management
A background as a developer paired with a deep understanding of commercial issues make Ms. Wehrle a highly qualified project manager and team leader who successfully completes even the most complex projects.

Indoor Navigation

Localization and positioning lets you lead any user comfortably from point A to point B.

Asset Tracking

Any asset equipped with a bluetooth low energy sensor can be tracked inside a covered area.

Proximity Marketing

Provide relevant and personalized information as well as high-quality audio-visual content.

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Company – Who we are

Since 2014, Favendo has been developing and marketing technology-agnostic location-based services solutions for corporate customers. The company specializes in indoor positioning and mobile tracking and navigation solutions. Long-standing customers include SAP, FRAPORT, Hammerson plc and MSC Cruises. Favendo solutions are used and distributed by Kathrein SE, Trilux and Phoenix Contact.

Our success is based on our team members’ skills, creativity and engagement. A competent staffed advisory council and huge market experience are providing support in strategic decision-making.

Favendo Philosophy

Our Philosophy

We do not compromise when it comes to quality and sustainability. Our Team is commited to providing timely and cost effective solutions for cruise industry, large shopping malls, sports facilities and facility management.

Favendo Locations


Favendo is located in Bamberg. The economic attractiveness of the region in general, is a great foundation for the company´s activities. The City is part of the Nuremberg metropolitan region with 3.5 million inhabitants.

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