Timur Ripke, Dipl.-Ing. for computer engineering, already contributed his expertise to various software engineering projects before COMAN. After studying computer engineering, he worked for inpro Innovationsgesellschaft für fortgeschrittene Produktionssysteme in der Fahrzeugindustrie mbH as a project engineer and software developer. At the same time, Ripke was involved as co-author in various scientific papers on digital construction site management and production systems. Since 2018 he is co-founder and managing director of the spin-off COMAN Software GmbH.