adesso Group is led by an expert management team with clear responsibilities. Nevertheless, the team is jointly accountable for solid financial and strategic business development.
Michael Kenfenheuer (born in 1958) is a member of the Executive Board and responsible for the department Banking. He is also responsible for Sales Support, Inside Sales, Corporate Account Management as well as for the adesso subsidiaries alleato assekuranzmakler GmbH and adesso banking solutions GmbH.
He was appointed as a member of the adesso SE (formerly adesso AG) Executive Board for these responsibilities in 2000. With his many years of business management and project management experience, Michael Kenfenheuer is having a major impact on the development and expansion of the company's network of technical and industry experts. From 2011 to mid- 2015 Michael Kenfenheuer was the Co-Chairman of adesso SE (formerly adesso AG). Since 1 July 2015 he assumes the Chairmanship.
Dirk Pothen (born 1967) is a member of the Executive Board and responsible for the business divisions Automotive and Transportation, Manufacturing Industry and Digital Experience as well as for the foreign subsidiaries adesso Austria GmbH, adesso Bulgaria EOOD, adesso Schweiz AG, adesso Turkey Bilgi Teknolojileri Ltd. Şti, Şti, adesso Spain Consultoría y Soluciones Tecnologicas, S.L and adesso Netherlands B.V. He is also responsible for the adesso subsidiarie com2m GmbH. In addition, he is responsible for the Human Resources.
Before his appointment to the Executive Board of adesso SE (formerly adesso AG) in October 2018, Dirk Pothen most recently served as Managing Director DACH at SQS Software Quality Systems AG in Cologne. Prior to this, the adesso Executive Board member held various management positions at Atos and T-Systems for fifteen years.
Andreas Prenneis (born 1965) is a member of the Executive Board and responsible for the business divisions Health, ITMC, Public Administration and Cross Industries. He is also responsible for the adesso participations as a service GmbH, adesso mobile solutions GmbH, adesso Transformer Deutschland GmbH, medgineering GmbH, percision services GmbH, adesso health solutions GmbH, inQventures GmbH, ROGON Technologies GmbH and adesso orange AG. In addition, he is responsible for administration, legal affairs, IT, PMO and proposal.
Before he was appointed to the Executive Board of adesso SE (formerly adesso AG) in April 2015, he was employed at CompuGroup Medical Deutschland, where he most recently headed various business divisions as Area Vice President Telematics & AddOn.
Stefan Riedel, born 1967, is a member of the Board of Directions of the Insurance business division and also heads adesso insurance solutions GmbH and adesso experience GmbH.
Before his appointment to the Board of Directors of adesso SE, Stefan Riedel headed the insurance sector for IBM Deutschland GmbH as chief representative, firstly as Vice President for the German-speaking world, and then as Vice President for Europe.
Jörg Schroeder (born 1977) is a member of the Executive Board and responsible for the areas of finance and controlling, investor relations as well as Mergers & Acquisitions.
Before Jörg Schroeder was appointed to the Executive Board of adesso SE (formerly adesso AG), the graduate in business informatics, LL.M. and executive MBA was responsible for the strategy development for the implementation of the BITMARCK group of companies as Chief Strategy Officer and member of the Executive Board since 2015. Most recently, as Chief Financial Officer of BITMARCK Holding GmbH, he was responsible for the areas of finance, controlling and purchasing of the group and all subsidiaries.
Torsten Wegener (born 1966) is a member of the Executive Board and responsible for the business divisions Data & Analytics and Microsoft. From July 2021, Wegener will additionally assume responsibility for the Digital Experience business division at adesso.
He has years of experience as a tech founder and managing director of his own successful IT companies in Germany and other countries (C:1 Solutions GmbH and DD SYNERGY AG). Torsten Wegener spent the past seven years working in Germany for U.S.-based global corporate group Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH) (about 290,000 employees worldwide). In his first role there, he was responsible for the data-driven business in the position of Vice President Artificial Intelligence & Analytics. Later, as Vice President Digital Business, he was also responsible for digital strategy, interactive, IoT and digital engineering.