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 25 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

Lead Software Engineer & Co-founder

Rupert Amann

Lead Electronics Engineer & Co-founder

Martin Langer

CTO

Sonja Mayer

Head of Business Development

Sanket Shah

Lead Optics Engineer

Lucas Krempel

Scientific Lead

Emili Ortman

Business Developer

Valentin Dornauer

Software Engineer

Fabian Schöttl

Software Engineer

    Till Assmann

    Satellite Constellation Designer

    Sven Ernst

    Optics Developer

    Camilo Pabon

    International Business Developer

    Arla O'Neal

    Marketing Manager

    Konstantin Pieper

    Business Developer

    Tejas Kale

    Software Developer

    Laura Geismayr

    Mechanical Engineer

    Sofiane Affes

    Hardware Engineer

      Johannes Krempel

      Accounting Manager

        Laurence Donkers

        Sensor Interface 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

        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