COMPANY

FROM UNIVERSITY TO GLOBAL GROWTH

OUR JOURNEY

OroraTech is a Munich-based NewSpace startup founded by Thomas Grübler, Björn Stoffers, Florian Mauracher and Rupert Amann in 2018. As a spin-off from the MOVE-II CubeSat project at the Technical University of Munich, our satellite technology is based on years of academic research. Headquartered in the heart of Munich, we have grown to a team of  highly-motivated individuals from all over the world. We specialize in early wildfire detection and monitoring using satellite data and advanced fire algorithms, united by a common vision:

NewSpace Intelligence for a sustainable Earth – driven by integrity and passion.

Engineered in Munich
GLOBAL, DIVERSE, ENGAGED.

OUR TEAM

We are an international team of passionate engineers, software developers, and business experts. Our goal is to spread wildfire awareness and help sustain our environment.

Thomas Grübler

CEO & Co-founder

Björn Stoffers

CMO & Co-founder

Florian Mauracher

Co-founder & Head of Product Development

Rupert Amann

Co-founder & Head of Satellite Development

Martin Langer

CTO

Sonja Mayer

Head of Business Development

Markus Heynen

Head of Global Sales

Sanket Shah

Lead Optics Engineer

Lucas Krempel

Head of Payload Engineering

Valentin Dornauer

Software Engineer

Fabian Schöttl

Software Engineer

    Emili Ortman

    Business Developer

    Sven Ernst

    Optics Developer

    Camilo Pabon

    Sales Development Engineer

    Arla O'Neal

    Marketing Manager

    Till Assmann

    Mission Designer

    Tejas Kale

    Software Developer

    Laura Geismayr

    Aerospace Engineer

    Sofiane Affes

    FPGA Developer

      Konstantin Pieper

      Business Developer

      Mariana Stang

      Sales Manager

      Tim Treutinger

      Electronics Developer

        Fabia Höhne Tarragona

        Executive Assistant

        Johannes Krempel

        Accounting Manager

          Gonzalo Reina Kiperman

          Electronic Designer

          Patrick Schnierle

          Optics Developer

            Julia Gottfriedsen

            Data Scientist

            Dmitry Rashovetsky

            Remote Sensing Engineer

            Dominik Eckert

            Mechanical Engineer

              Alexander Waldenmaier

              Software Engineer

              Katja Janzer

              Thermal Engineer

              Sebastian Würl

              Satellite Software Architect

              Alicia Schramek

              Frontend Developer

              Adrian Schiechel

              Electrical Engineer

              Pascal Laux

              Business Developer

              Markus Faehling

              Electronics Engineer

                Lorenzo Donini

                Software Developer

                Ariadna Pregel Hoderlein

                Product Development

                TIm Rilling

                Business Developer

                Karl Manias

                Business Developer

                Daniel Dieckmann

                Software Developer

                  Matti Ukkola

                  Software Engineer

                  BUSINESS AND SPACE EXPERTS

                  OUR ADVISORS

                  Martin Weiss

                  Founder of Haus der Mentoren, former director of Deutsche Bank

                  Dr.-Ing. Clemens Kaiser

                  CTO at KLEO Connect/, former Program Director EUMETSAT

                  Rainer Horn

                  Managing Partner at SpaceTec Partners & SpaceTec Capital

                  Dr. Ingo Baumann

                  Partner at BHO Legal

                  Prof. Dr. Johann Georg Goldammer

                  Director of Global Fire Monitoring Center (GFMC)

                  Prof. Dr. Ulrich Walter

                  Chair of Astronautics (TUM), former Astronaut

                  Dr. Doris Klein

                  Dr. Doris Klein

                  Scientific Advisor at the German Aerospace Center (DLR)

                  Prof. Dr. -Ing Alexander W. Koch

                  Chair of Measurement Systems and Sensor Technology (TUM)

                  Dirk Kampf

                  Technical Director at Kampf Telescope Optics GmbH

                  FROM SPACE TO BUSINESS.

                  SUPPORTERS

                  ACCELERATORS, INCUBATORS, GRANTS.

                  PROGRAMS