Our
Team

Team

MEET THE CONTROL€XPERTS

 

It is important to know who is accountable for the responsibilities behind the scenes of service providers.
At Control€xpert, our reliable and authentic team members have profiles and personalities. Take a look yourself!

Alexandra Labudde

PostMaster® Sales
Is an expert in:
Online tutorials, back office & charm offensive.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
What do I like about Control€xpert?

First car: which and why?
Fiat Punto, a great present from my family.

What is my dream car?
Corvette C2 Targa.

 

André Grothues

Head of Platform International

Is expert in:
agile development processes, software architecture, structured pragmatism

What do I value about Control€xpert?
Innovative strength, vision and "doer" mentality

First car: which and why?
Mercedes W124 E300, because he has left every GTI in spite of the 4-speed automatic transmission

What is my dream car?
Porsche 918 Spyder

BE A PART OF OUR SUCCESS STORY!

Do you have fun driving things forward and want to be a part of our success story? Then we should get to know each other!

Career

Marketing Communications Graduate

Beatrix Paessens

Head of Marketing
Is an expert in:
Creative solutions, keeping a cool head & juggling between the country and big city.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
We keep things moving.

First car: which and why?
An old, bright red Ford Fiesta, with which my 3 elder sisters learned to drive. It has the lovely name of “Erna”.

What is my dream car?
The new Mercedes A-Class. It looks beautifully sporty and is not so big so that it’s not hard to find a parking space in Düsseldorf.

 

Head of Research and Development

Dr. Andreas Witte

Engineer Graduate
Is an expert in:
Identifying technological trends of tomorrow.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The great and dynamic team.

First car: which and why?
A BMW 316i, because it was both practical with a little sportiness.

What is my dream car?
Bentley Continental GT3 R.

Frank Klose

Head of ExpertiseCheck and GlassCheck
Is an expert in:
Everything that has wheels.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The innovative thinking and that it is never boring.

First car: which and why?
Opel Ascona A, because it was cheap.

What is my dream car?
Porsche GT 3.

 

Engineering Graduate

Gerhard Witte

Founder and Managing Director
Is an expert in:
Storytelling, innovation & discovery of future trends.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
We change markets and have the best and friendliest team in the industry.

First car: which and why?
VW Beetle. It was standard back then and I received it as a gift.

What is my dream car?
A classic Bentley.

Business Graduate

Henrik Lange

Head of Automotive Sales
Is an expert in:
PostMaster®, good mood & jogging.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The many competent colleagues.

First car: which and why?
In 1987, Ford Escort. It was all I could afford.

What is my dream car?
Ferrari.

Jörg Breuer

Head of Sales and Procurement
Is an expert in:
Understanding customers, race circuits & networking.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The high level of personal freedom, ideas and innovations, the great team.

First car: which and why?
VW Beetle. This car still triggers positive emotions and it wrote German automotive history.

What is my dream car?
Porsche 911 GTs RSR.

Certified Vehicle Engineer

Jürgen Wobser

Deputy Head of Operations

Is an expert in:
Absolute orderliness, multi-tasking & listening.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
Innovative, always have new challenges, international.

First car: which and why?
Zündapp KS50 at 16, an Opel Kadett B Olympia Coupé at 18.

What is my dream car?
An original AC Cobra.

 

Kai Müller

Head of IT

Is an expert in:
Agile software solutions, bringing mini-robots to dance & IT of everything.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The clear course and fast implementation.

First car: which and why?
Opel Corsa C., an essential car.

What is my dream car?
DeLorean with flux capacitor.

 

Business Graduate (MBA)

Kai Siersleben

Managing Director
Is an expert in:
Rapid execution, skiing & packing 10 foreign trips in one week.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
Everything! Seriously, the unique combination of automotive knowledge and IT tools that allows us to offer case-closing service. There maintains significant potential in our many markets and our future is very bright.

First car: which and why?
An Opel Corsa 1.2 S. You see, I didn’t want my mother’s Beetle convertible back then, it was too slow and everything rattled in a rather uncool way.

What is my dream car?
No, not a Beetle convertible: an Aston Martin.

Computer Science – Business Graduate

Lars Wolter

Head of Software Development
Is an expert in:
Agile software development, Teamplay, Work-3-Kids balance.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The many possibilities to get things moving.

First car: which and why?
Lancia Y10. Because I found it nice (and still find it nice) … and couldn’t afford a bigger one.

What is my dream car?
An environmentally-friendly family sport car with clear design language. Because this doesn’t exist (yet): Porsche 911 from 1963.

Certified Business Administration

Levent Sakir

PostMaster® Sales
Is an expert in:
Repair shops, fitness & finding the fastest drive route.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
Solidarity!

First car: which and why?
VW Golf. It was a diesel and inexpensive.

What is my dream car?
Ford Mustang Fastback.

 

Manuel Kolrep

Head of MobileCheck

Is expert in:
To optimize the damage management of smartphones and eyeglasses, Flightradar24 and podcasts

What do I value about Control€xpert?
Fast decision-making, excellent IT solutions and friendly colleagues.

First car: which and why?
10-year-old Peugeot 205 GT: reasonably priced with well-equipped sports seats and wide slippers.

What is my dream car?
BMW i8.

Business Graduate

Michael Kubijowicz

Head of International, Key Account Manager

Is an expert in:
Oktoberfest, insurances & travelling.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
Innovative, fast-paced, entrepreneurial-driven environment; the colleagues.

First car: which and why?
Golf III GT (the only thing I could afford as a student).

What is my dream car?
Tesla Model S.

Engineering Graduate (Polytechnic)

Nick Pawlak

Head of InvoiceCheck
Is an expert in:
Sports, automotive engineering & drinking first-class espresso.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The great working environment, exciting projects, great innovativeness, and there are always fresh fruits. ;-)

First car: which and why?
VW 181 (Jeep). At the time, it was the least expensive fun car (convertible), had Beetle technology, a folding windscreen, removable doors – just great all around!

What is my dream car?
Lamborghini Aventador LP (form: beautiful, power: incredible (700 PS), sportiness: matchless, fuel consumption: unbeatable).

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Nicolas Witte

Managing Director
Is an expert in:
Lateral thinking, travelling in the USA & half marathons.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
The ability to change markets.

First car: which and why?
VW Passat Kombi – with a trailer to tow gliders.

What is my dream car?
Ford Mustang.

Business Graduate

Philipp Haac

Head of Operations
Is an expert in:
Automotive, ALD-Charity Run & 8km running.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
Fast decision-making and implementation processes.

First car: which and why?
Velo Solex built in 1969, because 0.5 PS can be a lot of fun.

What is my dream car?
Aston Martin DB4 GT. 

Roy Heiderich

Head of Strategic Product Management

Is expert in:
Claims management for insurance companies, tennis and Cologne

What do I value about Control€xpert?
The ability to innovate, persuasive power and the many nice colleagues

First car: which and why?
A VW Golf 2 - I don't know why until today

What is my dream car?
Porsche 911 Turbo S

Sabine Erpenbach

Head of Commercial Activity & Managing Director Assistant
Is an expert in:
Organization, 1:1 Implementations & maintaining calmness.

What do I like about Control€xpert?
Being part of an exciting story.

First car: which and why?
Toyota Corolla. I just liked it and was able to get it cheap.

What is my dream car?
It would be a car that does not pollute the environment, looks great, and still offers plenty of power.