The management team

at Anexia

The Anexia management team


Founded in 2006 by Alexander Windbichler as a sole proprietorship, Anexia has since grown into a company with more than 300 employees. Get to know the people at Anexia who are continuing to push the company's positive growth.

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Alexander Windbichler
Alexander Windbichler
Chief Executive Officer

Alexander Windbichler founded Anexia in 2006 as a sole proprietorship specializing in IT services. Since then, the company with its headquarters in Klagenfurt, Austria has grown to become a leading provider in almost all areas of information technology, with offices in Austria, Germany and the USA.

The secret to our success is simple: we use our brains to solve tasks that appear impossible, reliably and independently so that our clients can get on with taking care of their core business.

Michael Schillapp
Michael Schillapp
Director Sales & Service

Michael Schillapp is Director Sales & Service at Anexia. He has knowledge and expertise from more than 20 years of management activities in the IT service industry. His focus is on "responsible action". His goal is to win prospective customers for Anexia based on trust and to sustainably fulfill the trust towards him.

Oliver Werner
Oliver Werner
Director Service Development

Oliver Werner is Director Service Development at Anexia and managing Director of our netcup brand. He was one of the founders of netcup, which was acquired by Anexia in 2016. Through his dual studies in Baden-Württemberg and with over 15 years of professional experience, he developed netcup into a high-quality service provider with a broad product portfolio.

Malte von dem Hagen
Malte von dem Hagen
Director Global Infrastructure

Malte von dem Hagen is Director Global Infrastructure at Anexia. With his network and data center teams, he is responsible for the reliable and scalable operation as well as the continuous development of our infrastructures. Before joining Anexia, he was Sr. Director Network Engineering at the world's largest domain registrar.

Christian Pick
Christian Pick
Head of Software Solutions & Integration

Christian Pick is Head of Software Solutions & Integration at Anexia. More than 15 years of experience as an account manager and project manager in international telecommunications companies are reflected in Christian Pick's work. Project coordination based on establishing a consensus between the customer and the development team is his top priority.

Benjamin Klempin
Benjamin Klempin
Head of Marketing

Benjamin Klempin is Head of Marketing at Anexia. In 2008 he founded the advertising agency Pixelboss, which has been responsible for the visual implementation of Anexia's whole corporate presence since 2011. In the course of an expansion of the marketing department, Anexia acquired the company including its employees in November 2014.

Markus Narrenhofer
Markus Narrenhofer
Head of Sales & Transitionmanagement

Markus Narrenhofer is Head of Sales & Transition Management at Anexia. Before joining Anexia in 2019, he worked as Head of Sales for international corporations and in IT consulting. His solution orientation and strong communication skills display him as a leader. His motto: "If you believe it-Do it. If you want it-Go for it."

Patricia Forster
Patricia Forster
Head of Controlling

Patricia Forster is Head of Controlling at Anexia. More than 15 years of professional experience in international corporations, among others as Financial and Reporting Controller, have shaped her way of working. She has been with Anexia since 2016 and heads the Controlling department. Together with her team, she is responsible for financial reporting.

Alexander Griesser
Alexander Griesser
Head of System Operations

Alexander Griesser is Head of System Operations at Anexia. Prior to that, he worked as a software developer and IT system and network administrator in the private sector and in healthcare. He has been with Anexia since 2011 and, together with his team of over 60 colleagues, he is responsible for the operation, expansion and further development of the global server infrastructure.

Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender
Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender
Head of Research & Development

Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender is Anexia's Head of Research & Development. Having joined Anexia in 2010 during his studies of Computer Science, he has spearheaded technical innovation efforts ever since. Contributing his vast experience in the fields software architecture and development, Stephan leads engineering of Cloud Services on a software level at Anexia.

Reinhard Hübl
Reinhard Hübl
Head of Service Management

Reinhard Hübl is Head of Service Management at Anexia. Before joining Anexia, he worked for several years as a business unit manager at a technology group. His experience is in project and service management as well as IT consulting. As the customer's "lawyer", he and his team are available as a central point of contact.

Michaela Hillebrand
Michaela Hillebrand
Head of Finance

Michaela Hillebrand is Head of Finance at Anexia. Together with her team, she is responsible for the accounting and finance of all Anexia Group companies. Previously, she worked in a tax consulting firm and in corporate accounting. Her constructiveness and solution orientation display her as a leader.

Stefan Funke
Stefan Funke
Head of Network Services

Stefan Funke has been Head of Network Services at the Anexia Group since the end of 2019. There, he and his team manage nearly 100 data center locations worldwide. Previous positions include Head of Infrastructure at a German web hosting company and Head of Systems Engineering at an Internet provider in Frankfurt.

Alexander Friessnegg
Alexander Friessnegg
Head of Human Resources

Alexander Friessnegg is Head of Human Resources at Anexia. After studying business administration, he held various management positions. His goal is to provide the people working together with the best possible workplace experience, development opportunities, competence enhancement and continuous learning success.

Christoph Edler von Lerch
Christoph Edler von Lerch
Head of Customer Support

Christoph Edler von Lerch is Head of Customer Support at Anexia. His responsibilities include the creation of structures and processes with a central focus on customers. Prior to that, he was Program Manager at a leading online mail order company. He is particularly interested in breaking down traditional role models and diversity.

Manfred Schmidt
Manfred Schmidt
Head of Procurement

Manfred Schmidt is Head of Procurement at Anexia. With over 20 years of experience in strategic and operational procurement in international companies, he and his team contribute to the growth of Anexia. His focus is on people and teamwork. He is characterised by solution orientation and strength of implementation.

Alexander Windbichler
Alexander Windbichler
Chief Executive Officer
Michael Schillapp
Michael Schillapp
Director Sales & Service
Oliver Werner
Oliver Werner
Director Service Development
Malte von dem Hagen
Malte von dem Hagen
Director Global Infrastructure
Christian Pick
Christian Pick
Head of Software Solutions & Integration
Benjamin Klempin
Benjamin Klempin
Head of Marketing
Markus Narrenhofer
Markus Narrenhofer
Head of Sales & Transitionmanagement
Patricia Forster
Patricia Forster
Head of Controlling
Alexander Griesser
Alexander Griesser
Head of System Operations
Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender
Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender
Head of Research & Development
Reinhard Hübl
Reinhard Hübl
Head of Service Management
Michaela Hillebrand
Michaela Hillebrand
Head of Finance
Stefan Funke
Stefan Funke
Head of Network Services
Alexander Friessnegg
Alexander Friessnegg
Head of Human Resources
Christoph Edler von Lerch
Christoph Edler von Lerch
Head of Customer Support
Manfred Schmidt
Manfred Schmidt
Head of Procurement
Alexander Windbichler

Alexander Windbichler founded Anexia in 2006 as a sole proprietorship specializing in IT services. Since then, the company with its headquarters in Klagenfurt, Austria has grown to become a leading provider in almost all areas of information technology, with offices in Austria, Germany and the USA.

The secret to our success is simple: we use our brains to solve tasks that appear impossible, reliably and independently so that our clients can get on with taking care of their core business.

Michael Schillapp

Michael Schillapp is Director Sales & Service at Anexia. He has knowledge and expertise from more than 20 years of management activities in the IT service industry. His focus is on "responsible action". His goal is to win prospective customers for Anexia based on trust and to sustainably fulfill the trust towards him.

Oliver Werner

Oliver Werner is Director Service Development at Anexia and managing Director of our netcup brand. He was one of the founders of netcup, which was acquired by Anexia in 2016. Through his dual studies in Baden-Württemberg and with over 15 years of professional experience, he developed netcup into a high-quality service provider with a broad product portfolio.

Malte von dem Hagen

Malte von dem Hagen is Director Global Infrastructure at Anexia. With his network and data center teams, he is responsible for the reliable and scalable operation as well as the continuous development of our infrastructures. Before joining Anexia, he was Sr. Director Network Engineering at the world's largest domain registrar.

Christian Pick

Christian Pick is Head of Software Solutions & Integration at Anexia. More than 15 years of experience as an account manager and project manager in international telecommunications companies are reflected in Christian Pick's work. Project coordination based on establishing a consensus between the customer and the development team is his top priority.

Benjamin Klempin

Benjamin Klempin is Head of Marketing at Anexia. In 2008 he founded the advertising agency Pixelboss, which has been responsible for the visual implementation of Anexia's whole corporate presence since 2011. In the course of an expansion of the marketing department, Anexia acquired the company including its employees in November 2014.

Markus Narrenhofer

Markus Narrenhofer is Head of Sales & Transition Management at Anexia. Before joining Anexia in 2019, he worked as Head of Sales for international corporations and in IT consulting. His solution orientation and strong communication skills display him as a leader. His motto: "If you believe it-Do it. If you want it-Go for it."

Patricia Forster

Patricia Forster is Head of Controlling at Anexia. More than 15 years of professional experience in international corporations, among others as Financial and Reporting Controller, have shaped her way of working. She has been with Anexia since 2016 and heads the Controlling department. Together with her team, she is responsible for financial reporting.

Alexander Griesser

Alexander Griesser is Head of System Operations at Anexia. Prior to that, he worked as a software developer and IT system and network administrator in the private sector and in healthcare. He has been with Anexia since 2011 and, together with his team of over 60 colleagues, he is responsible for the operation, expansion and further development of the global server infrastructure.

Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender

Stephan Peijnik-Steinwender is Anexia's Head of Research & Development. Having joined Anexia in 2010 during his studies of Computer Science, he has spearheaded technical innovation efforts ever since. Contributing his vast experience in the fields software architecture and development, Stephan leads engineering of Cloud Services on a software level at Anexia.

Reinhard Hübl

Reinhard Hübl is Head of Service Management at Anexia. Before joining Anexia, he worked for several years as a business unit manager at a technology group. His experience is in project and service management as well as IT consulting. As the customer's "lawyer", he and his team are available as a central point of contact.

Michaela Hillebrand

Michaela Hillebrand is Head of Finance at Anexia. Together with her team, she is responsible for the accounting and finance of all Anexia Group companies. Previously, she worked in a tax consulting firm and in corporate accounting. Her constructiveness and solution orientation display her as a leader.

Stefan Funke

Stefan Funke has been Head of Network Services at the Anexia Group since the end of 2019. There, he and his team manage nearly 100 data center locations worldwide. Previous positions include Head of Infrastructure at a German web hosting company and Head of Systems Engineering at an Internet provider in Frankfurt.

Alexander Friessnegg

Alexander Friessnegg is Head of Human Resources at Anexia. After studying business administration, he held various management positions. His goal is to provide the people working together with the best possible workplace experience, development opportunities, competence enhancement and continuous learning success.

Christoph Edler von Lerch

Christoph Edler von Lerch is Head of Customer Support at Anexia. His responsibilities include the creation of structures and processes with a central focus on customers. Prior to that, he was Program Manager at a leading online mail order company. He is particularly interested in breaking down traditional role models and diversity.

Manfred Schmidt

Manfred Schmidt is Head of Procurement at Anexia. With over 20 years of experience in strategic and operational procurement in international companies, he and his team contribute to the growth of Anexia. His focus is on people and teamwork. He is characterised by solution orientation and strength of implementation.