Samuel Brandstätter

Samuel Brandstaetter (Founder and CEO)

Samuel Brandstätter is the founder and CEO of avedos GRC GmbH. He is driven by the belief that a profound enterprise GRC strategy has a major influence on the sustainable success of modern organizations. The visionary has consulted executives and senior managers of leading international companies and organizations for over 15 years and supports them along their path to GRC maturity. With the software risk2value, he develops innovative concepts to interlink and integrate risk management as well as advance the digitalization of these processes.

Michael Danninger

Michael Danninger (CTO)

Michael Danninger started his IT career as a developer in the USA. Over time, he gained vast experience in the areas of information technology and management consulting, where he was highly successful in supervising development projects and teams. Danninger later served as CTO, vice president of development and R&D director at renowned IT companies including Computer Associates, MIS AG, Systems Union and Infor. 

Herbert Gobold

Herbert Gobold (CFO)

Herbert Gobold has extensive management experience in the fields of finance and management accounting. Throughout his career, he served in various senior positions at IBM and DHL and as head of accounting and finance at a public software company. 



Dr. Christian Mache


Dr. Christian Mache (Founder and Chairman of the Board)

Dr. Christian Mache has gathered vast management experience in IT and organization at various companies. In 2005, he and Samuel Brandstätter founded avedos. Mache, who had served as the company’s CFO for 10 years, currently supports the executive team and oversees the medium and long-term strategic development at avedos as Chairman of the Advisory Board. 

Advisory Board Members

Gunther Reimoser, Country Managing Partner, EY

Alexander von Hutten, Managing Partner, Investment Committee, Jadeberg Partners