Our management and partners
founder & partner
Dipl.Ing Michael Brandstötter is a graduate of the Vienna University of Technology and co-founder of cogvis. As a results-oriented expert with over 25 years of experience in product development and research, his innovative spirit has enabled him to develop sustainable and groundbreaking solutions for cogvis since 2007. He uses his broad understanding of markets, technology, innovation, finance and international project management to make cogvisAI ever more responsive to the needs of care. Under his leadership, cogvis will continue to pioneer within the care sector and continue to greatly enhance the quality of life for all involved.
CEO & co-founder
Dr. Rainer Planinc is CEO and co-founder of cogvis. From research to product development – Planinc’s journey began during his doctoral studies at TU Wien, where he coordinated research projects that laid the foundation for cogvisAI. Since joining the team in 2015, he has been instrumental in managing operations, driving business development and focusing on human resources. His visionary leadership ensures that cogvis remains at the forefront of technological advancements to transform the care industry for good.
René Haslhofer, Chief Customer Officer of cogvis, studied International Business Administration at the University of Vienna and has more than 15 years of experience in sales and distribution of innovative digital products and solutions. He stands for customer-centric and benefit-oriented communication and product development, active listening and a high degree of appreciation in dealing with all stakeholders. Considering demographic change, he believes that the intelligent use of technology as a support in everyday care is essential: it leads to a relief of the caregivers and to a more self-determined, safer life in old age.
Christopher Pramerdorfer, Chief Technology Officer of cogvis, leads the Tech Team with his 10 years of experience in software development and machine learning. He studied at the Vienna University of Technology, where he graduated with a Master of Science in Visual Computing in 2013. He is now a lecturer in AI and Deep Learning at TU Vienna himself. His expertise is evident in his 15 published papers, which focus on computer vision and machine learning. As CTO, Christopher drives the technological vision and strategy and promotes innovation within the tech team.
Andreas Döltl, Product Manager of cogvis, brings more than 15 years of experience in project and product management of digital products from different industries. At cogvis, he is responsible for the further development of existing as well as new innovative products and thus actively contributes to the technological support and maintenance by cogvis. Together with his team, he works on solutions in a customer-centric and agile process to make everyday life more convenient for caregivers and the people they care for.
We wort together with experts from all over the world to continuously develop cogvisAI further.
Join our team!
Are you looking for a meaningful job which allows you can help people every day? Then you’ve come to the right place! Through our innovative technology, we support caregivers and help improving everyday care. We not only provide rapid help after a fall, but can even prevent it altogether before it happens.
Does it sound exciting for you? We look forward to hearing from you: