The company management team is comprised of the owners and the heads of the different business units and subsidiaries:
Peter Fitzon, who learnt banking and programming at Bayerische Vereinsbank, Munich then worked as a consultant at a software house in Munich and managed projects for international banks in Europe, North America and Asia. In 1983 he founded DIE SOFTWARE. Today, Peter Fitzon is the principal owner of the group of four companies, and is responsible for strategy, finances and human resources.
Dr. Klaus J. Friese, PhD in Cultural and Social Anthropology, joined DIE SOFTWARE in 1986. From the very beginning he contributed significantly to the development and design of OBS and also managed numerous projects in Germany, Switzerland, England and Asia. Today he is co-owner of the company and responsible for processes and strategy.
Dieter Heidrich, qualified banker, worked after his apprenticeship as software developer at Commerzbank AG, Frankfurt. He started in 1988 at DIE SOFTWARE and was responsible for the development of significant parts of OBS, especially in the area of securities, and managed numerous projects in Germany, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Today, he is responsible for the product management and managing director of the subsidiary DIE SOFTWARE FS Financial Services GmbH.
Sven Oldenburg, Diplom-Wirtschaftsinformatiker (FH), started his career as a developer at DIE SOFTWARE in 1991 and was significantly involved in the development of OBS. He managed numerous OBS implementation projects in Germany and abroad. Today he is responsible for the area “Software Development and IT”.
Martin Köhler, graduated economist, joined DIE SOFTWARE in 2013 after a 25 year career in the field of IT and Operations at major German and private banks. He holds power of attorney and leads the Consulting and Projects division.
Jörg Martin, who holds a degree in computer science. After completing a banking apprenticeshiphe has held managerial positions in various major and private banks, both in IT and in strategic units. He joined DIE SOFTWARE in 2015. Since 2017 he is a member of the management of DIE SOFTWARE and as managing director of the subsidiary DIE SOFTWARE BAaS Banking Applications und Services GmbH he is responsible for the OBS cloud solutions.
Patrick R. Weber, BSc. in Computer Science and Global Dual Degree Executive MBA, has more than 25 years of successful experience in the financial sector, including CIO at a financial services company in Germany and Luxembourg. During this time, he led projects in Europe and Asia as well as in North and Central America. In 2002 he joined DIE SOFTWARE Peter Fitzon AG, Zurich. Since 2012 he is CEO of DIE SOFTWARE AG in Switzerland and is sales responsible for the entire group.
With 135 specialists, DIE SOFTWARE has an experienced and well-rehearsed team with a profound understanding of technology and outstanding banking know-how. Combined with a clear customer orientation, this is the reason for the success of the software house. Our customers benefit from permanent contacts who have in-depth knowledge of the financial markets and many years of experience in the implementation of banking software.
A strong network of technology, business intelligence and financial data providers is available as a partner for our solutions.
For DIE SOFTWARE, sustainability and social commitment are part of the company tradition. With our social and societal commitment we want to show responsibility and give something back to society.