Since our founding in 2004, we have successfully implemented digitalization initiatives with a wide range of financial institutions. Our focus is particularly on knowledge-intensive and complex business areas in the financial sector. This is also expressed by our company name knowis.
We not only offer our customers a preconceived platform for building cloud-native software solutions quickly and securely, but also understand ourselves as partners. We accompany our customers from design to maintenance.
"It becomes apparent repeatedly how crucial it is to understand the current and future requirements and also challenges of our customers and to have capabilities that are consistently aligned with these needs. In particular, in order to continue to receive feedback on projects that were initially thought to be impossible to implement have been successful - thanks to the use of isfinancial."
Christian has more than ten years of experience in the process automation sector in banks and was involved in digitization projects as a solution architect for over five years - he now leverages this experience in the product management of knowis AG.
By identifying required (technology) tools and business building blocks for our product portfolio, he and his team ensure that our customers will continue to master their digital transformation rapidly and securely in the future.
Chief Executive Officer
Gerald is co-founder of knowis and managing director since 2004. He was appointed CEO in 2011 and currently leads the company's business development and engineering units.
Gerald began his professional career in banking and worked in a variety of responsibilities in the areas of corporate credit management, risk management, and credit process organization. He also brings more than a decade of experience in the software industry, especially in the fields of software development, software architecture, business process management, decision automation, knowledge engineering, and expert systems.
In addition to his years working in the finance industry, Gerald studied computer sciences, and later received his doctorate in information sciences.
Chief Financial Officer
"Our customers' requirements have grown rapidly in the past few years. Technological advance now enables us to create truly inspiring applications with minimal effort for both in-bank users and the bank's clients."
With more than 20 years of professional experience, Stefan has passed through all stages of the lending business in financial institutions. With his team of bankers, he supports our customers in transferring banking issues into smart IT solutions.
Chief Revenue Officer
"Technology is the key driver to strengthen the revenue and expense base in Financial Services. Our role as a vendor is to provide technology and to enable the experts on their journey of digital transformation and reinvention of their business model."
Torsten worked as a Consultant and Executive in Financial Services. He and his team excite people about our banking platform isfinancial and expand the customer base.
Chief Technology Officer
„Our mission is to combine banking expertise and state-of-the-art technologies on a single platform and to equip our customers for tomorrow. Leveraging innovative (cloud-based) technologies provides the basis for transformation of business models, products and services.”
Johannes is responsible for establishing the technological vision at knowis and leads the technological innovation and development. He is interested in modern architectures and pioneering technologies in the software environment – especially with regard to their use in complex, distributed (cloud) systems.
"As isfinancial continues to evolve, it's especially important to us that the banking platform comes with everything you need to build banking applications; including best practices and a whole suite of integrated tools, which dramatically reduces set-up time and coordination efforts between IT and business."
Jörg has over 20 years of professional experience in IT and has been passionate about software and digitization since the early days of the web.
He has been involved in various roles in development at knowis for over 10 years and knows the challenges of using state-of-the-art technologies when implementing innovative business solutions.
"We Enable People and Organizations
to Master Digital Re:invention in Banking"
Whether major bank, state bank, financial service provider or banking federation: We implement software solutions for and with our customers that are tailor-made and differentiating.
We also support our customers as a service and enablement partner. For us, the success of our customers comes first.
With our bespoke solutions, together we take the next step toward digitalization.
We understand the business requirements of our customers. At knowis, banking and industry experts are an active part of the product and project teams.
Our many years of experience and the deep understanding of technology and the business challenges of financial institutions make us a valued player in the market.
A platform by banking experts for banking experts.
We understand the business requirements of banks and financial service providers, because our employees have years of experience in the industry.
The lending business is our specialty.
We accompany financial institutions from idea to ready-to-use solution and continue to work together afterwards.
New channels, new requirements, new user experience – digital transformation never stops.
Our customers do not want any dependencies.
We offer enablement services at every point of the collaboration: before project start, "on the job" and after successful implementation.
Our customers want and should use the best of what is available today and tomorrow. The openness of our platform and the possibility to build solutions in a modular way make our customers ready for whatever the future holds.
Our customers include banks, financial service providers, data centers as well as banking federations with different professional challenges and digitalization projects. Here is an insight into a selection of our success stories: