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Hi there!

Find out more about who we are and how our story began.

Our story

A story that was waiting to be written

When we worked at Fraunhofer IML in Dortmund, we were a colorful group of four completely different personalities with more than 30 years of experience in everything related to logistics, load carriers and software. During our time together at IML, we got the idea that we could turn the whole thing with load carrier management on its head — not just make it a bit better, but really revolutionize it. Existing solutions were simply too complicated for us and many new technologies such as RFID, IoT or AI could not be used at all. We never let go of this idea until we launched the Logistikbude at the end of 2021. Since then, we have been developing software that not only impresses in terms of simplicity, but also really helps people out there in the logistics jungle.

That's who we are

Our experts

Get to know the team behind the Logistikbude.

Dr. Philipp Hüning
Co-Founder & CEO
Michael Koscharnyj
Co-Founder & COO
Patrik Elfert
Co-Founder & CPO
Jan Möller
Co-Founder & CTO
Fabian Bahnsen
Sales Lead
Maria Rey
Team Assistant
Steffen Brand
Customer Success Manager
Carmen Riehemann
Working Student Marketing
Martin Meister
Senior Software Engineer
Sebastian Rüttger
Software Engineer
David Kloth
Customer Success Manager
Vanessa Trauner
Working Student Software Development
Felix Lütjann
Marketing & PR Lead

We're looking for reinforcements!

Do you want to become part of our team and are as passionate about logistics as we are? Then apply for one of our open positions!

Step by step

Decisive moments in our development

December 2021

The Logistikbude was born and is now registered in the commercial register as a GmbH.

May 2022

The Logistikbude is exhibiting at an international trade fair for the first time: LogiMAT in Stuttgart.

September 2022

We're moving into our first own office! Right in the Technology Center at TU Dortmund's Center for Entrepreneurship and Transfer (CET).

September 2023

We have completed our first financing round of 2.2 million euros! With active support from our great investors: Rethink Ventures, XPRESS Ventures, FTTF, Better Ventures, SB21 and OMA (Founder of Proglove).

March 2024

We are from the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and the HTGF High-Tech Gründerfonds honored as the best spin-off of 2023.

“Many people can do things complicated, but the characteristic of the logistics shed is simple and efficient.”

Dr. Volker Lange

Head of Packaging Logistics at Fraunhofer IML

I couldn't have wished for a better team for my first real job as a developer: Understanding, humour and skill combined with lots of lovely people who all get on well together make sure that I simply love working here. As a board game lover, I'm also an absolute fan of the regular game nights.

Vanessa Trauner

Working Student Software Development

At the place, I particularly appreciate the trust that has been placed in me since my first day, as well as the variety of my tasks, which make my working days so varied. It is crucial for me to find a balance between ambition and fun at work, and I find both here.

Maria Rey

Team Assistant

A culture that, in addition to a relaxed working atmosphere, offers lots of laughs and pleasant togetherness, where everyone can talk to each other on equal footing, is an integral part of the place.

Sebastian Rüttger

Software Engineer

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Our awards

Here you can get a glimpse of our successes so far.