Management TeamSupervisory Board

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 works 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.

The Supervisory Board

Karl-Heinz Flöther

Member of the Advisory Board
Karl-Heinz Flöther worked for 33 years at Accenture the worldwide largest Management Consulting, Technolgy- und Outsourcing-Services Company. Since 2012 he has assumed Supervisory Board roles at Deutsche Boerse and Commerzbank.

Christian Janson-Euterneck

Member of the Advisory Board
Mr. Janson-Euterneck is a seasoned Venture & Growth Capital investor in European Software Technology companies for more than 18 years. He founded Europe’s first dedicated software technology Growth Capital Fund in 2000 and has led over two dozen investments.


Malte von der Ropp

Member of the Advisory Board
Malte von der Ropp is Managing Director at VCDE Venture Partners. Since 2008 Venture Partners is a leading growth equity investment firm with a clear focus on companies in the field of software, the internet, mobile telecommunications and IT business services.

Dr. Wilfried Hauck

Member of the Advisory Board
Dr. Hauck is the Managing Director at Statera Financial Management GmbH. He has assumed Bord roles at HanseMerkur Versicherungen AG and was Global Head of Allianz Global Investors.


Rolf Knigge

Member of the Advisory Board
Rolf Knigge served as the Managing Director at Helaba Trust Beratungs-und Management Gesellschaft mbH. Mr. Knigge is familiar with all aspects of mid-sized company management and has been a Member of the Advisory Board since April 2016.

Paul Theunissen

Member of the Advisory Board
Mr. Theunissen has a broad investment experience as a former JP Morgan Investment Banker in IT companies. He also has a clear eye for emerging technologies and knows how to put the pieces together to help companies build momentum.


Pierre Sernet

Member of the Advisory Board
Mr. Sernet works at Petribed Associated Inc. and is an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the internet industry, skilled in Digital Strategy, Digital Marketing, Online Advertising and Online Marketing.

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