Dr Mario Lenz completed his Doctorate in Computer Sciences, majoring in Knowledge Management and Case-Based Reasoning and minoring in Psychology, from the Humboldt University in Berlin. During his studies, numerous cooperation projects took place with tec:inno GmbH in Kaiserslautern, where he became Director of Development in 1999. After the integration of tec:inno into empolis, Dr. Mario Lenz became Head of Development and was responsible for the areas of development at the empolis offices in Kaiserslautern and Würzburg. In addition to his responsibility for product development, he also successfully dealt with other subject matters, such as the certification of the development departments according to ISO 9001:2001. In 2006, Dr. Mario Lenz was appointed CTO and became a member of the empolis managing board.
Georg Schmidt co-founded 1998 the BROX IT-Solutions GmbH. Since the company foundation he managed the development department. He was initiator of the EIF, an information management framework for integrating information access technology in complex enterprise environments.