EXTEDO Management Team

Martin Schmid, Managing Director

Martin Schmid joined EXTEDO in October 2010 as Managing Director to head the global Marketing and Sales Department. In addition, he has assumed responsibility for the Business and Corporate Development branch of the EXTEDO Group.

Martin has more than 15 years of experience in the areas management consulting, marketing and sales. Prior to EXTEDO, he worked as an independent consultant for several customers within the consulting industry, as well as almost five years for a US-based solution provider for data management, technical documentation and publishing. Throughout his career, he has successfully managed several international customers and projects within the industrial sector.

 

Stephan Bruehl, Managing Director

Stephan Bruehl joined EXTEDO as Managing Director in August 2019. He brings more than 22 years of experience as a CEO and member of the Board of Directors mainly within the information and telecommunication industry.
Stephan graduated with a degree in Business Administration and then worked in Marketing and Sales in leading information and telecommunication companies before taking over management roles.

Gerhard Neurauter, PhD, Associate Vice President Consulting Europe & Global Resource Planning

Gerhard joined EXTEDO, formerly IABG Life Sciences Solutions, in 2002 as a project manager. Since that time he has held various positions and became Director of EXTEDO's Regulatory Competence Center in 2010. Since 2017, Gerhard has been leading the delivery and consulting groups within Europe and also has responsibility for global resource planning.

For more than 18 years Gerhard has been working with the life sciences industry and national competent authorities to help introduce the eCTD (electronic Common Technical Document) standard. His in-depth understanding of the underlying regulatory business processes has allowed him to consult and foster the development of EXTEDO’s eCTD products and solutions.

Gerhard graduated in analytical chemistry at the Karl-Franzens-University of Graz, Austria and holds a doctorate degree from the University of Regensburg, Germany.

Andreas Wastl, Vice President Innovations & Technology

Andreas Wastl is Vice President Innovations & Technology at EXTEDO GmbH. Andreas joined EXTEDO in 2003 and since then has held different positions within the company. Before moving to his current more strategic position, Andreas was Vice President of the Professional Services team and EXTEDO customer support for three years. With his experience, knowledge and operational work Andreas now supports the management team in further promoting and developing EXTEDO in matters of product portfolio, processes and deployed technologies.

Andreas has more than 16 years of full-time professional experience in the software industry. Prior to joining EXTEDO, Andreas was a team leader in two different companies that created customized solutions on project basis. Both of these companies (located near Munich and Frankfurt) were specialized in web-based B2B solutions for non-public industry user groups. In addition, Andreas worked as a software developer for nearly 10 years before graduating from college.

Andreas holds a Diploma degree in Computer Sciences from the Technical University of Munich.

Hans-Ulrich Seufert, Vice President Product Development

Hans-Ulrich joined EXTEDO in November 2017 as Vice President Product Development. He has almost 30 years of experience in defining and implementing release-based products. Before joining EXTEDO, Hans-Ulrich worked for several software companies within the life sciences industry. During this time, he developed a passion for lightweight, agile processes, e.g. according to Scrum.

Before starting his professional career, Hans-Ulrich graduated in computer science at the Karlsruher Institute for Technology.

Kyle Stretch, Vice President North America

Kyle joined EXTEDO in 2012 and brings over two decades of experience include 10 years in enterprise software for life science. He attended University of Delaware and graduated with a business degree.