Management

The ConSense team has grown to over 60 employees since it was founded in 2003. The company's success is down to these qualified and motivated employees, as well as an experienced management team of software, sales, and business experts. Find out more about the ConSense founders and current management team.

Dr. Iris Bruns

Dr. Iris Bruns is the MD of ConSense GmbH. Managing Director in the fields of project management/consulting, marketing, and human resource management.

Dr. Bruns has over 20 years of experience in project management in addition to a commercial focus – her core areas are integrated management systems, software implementation/modeling, growing organizational structures, and internationalization.

After commercial vocational training and obtaining business administration degrees at the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (RWTH Aachen University) and Maastricht University (UM), she completed her doctorate at the RWTH Aachen University and worked, among others, in consulting and consultation for several years. Subsequently as a senior engineer for the Institute of Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics at the RWTH.

Dr. Stephan Killich

As a member of the ConSense Management Board, Dr. Stephan Killich manages international operations as well as the finance department.

His focus is on designing the company’s operational and organizational structures, particularly integrated management systems and the optimal combination of process/quality management with effective knowledge management.

He studied at RWTH Aachen University as well as the University of Iowa’s Department of Industrial Engineering, and graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, following a promotion at the Institute of Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics, RWTH Aachen University. There he was head of the "Work Organization" research group as a senior engineer, and became Managing Director of the “CIE - Company for Industrial Engineering.”

Dr. Alexander Künzer

As a member of the ConSense Management Board, Dr. Alexander Künzer is in charge of product development and services. He has been a Managing Director of ConSense GmbH since the beginning. He has pursued his vision of software solutions for vibrant management systems from the start.

He is specialized in developing user-centered software solution design, where the focus is always on the human being as a user in the context of software systems who should therefore be optimally supported. He studied at RWTH Aachen University, where he received a diploma in IT before a subsequent promotion to the engineering department with a doctorate in Engineering. As chief engineer at the Institute for Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics, he headed the field of human-computer interaction and researched promising concepts, such as digital agents. As development manager he was responsible for designing a range of software products.