• “If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person’s point of view.”

    – Henry Ford –

Elmar Eperiesi-Beck

CEO & Founder

After a successful career as a manager at IBM, Elmar realized his dream of owning his own company in 2003. The history of eperi began with his vision of a security framework based on the most secure open source encryption standards. In 2013, Elmar changed eperi from a consulting company to a manufacturer of a mature data encryption product, which is now known as the eperi Gateway. Elmar appreciates good food and loves to write code with his friends. He firmly believes in the power of open source.

Alexander F. Kleiner III.

Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Alex is responsible for growing eperi’s Sales, Marketing and Customer Success capabilities. With more than 25 years of experience as a Sales & Marketing executive and high-tech entrepreneur, Alex has played a central role in scaling or streamlining the operations of various companies, often from a very early stage. Alex founded Frictionless Commerce and served as its first CEO, in addition having various roles at Bankers Trust, SAP, Hubwoo and Arquimedian. Alex was the first international hire for Coupa Software and served as General Manager, EMEA for both Coupa and Apttus.

Alex Kurz

Sales Engineering Director DACH

Alex Kurz is eperi’s Sales Engineering Director DACH. He has more than 20 years of experience in the IT and security software industry, among others as Director Sales Engineering at Censornet, Technical Director at Trustwave and Director of Technical Services at M86 Security. Alex supports our Sales colleagues with his extensive technical background from the beginning of a customer relationship to the implementation of our customized Cloud Data Protection solutions. When Alex is not working for eperi, he either enjoys good food or deals with everything that has a power button.

Steffen Dangmann

Head of Development

Steffen is Head of Development at eperi. He already gained several years of experience as a developer, software architect and team lead in well-known companies such as Deutsche Bank, Bearing Point, SAP and a FinTech startup. In his spare time Steffen plays in his own band and keeps fit with Thai boxing.

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