Our Team

 We are a dynamic, multinational team of intelligent people who love to learn from and with each other.

Everyone on the team is willing to share their skills and knowledge, ranging from deep technology experience in deep learning, machine learning, natural language processing, mathematics, and software development to business expertise in change management, business development, and digitization.

We like to build solutions for the most challenging problems. At the same time, we have lots of fun in the office, and we are happy to have our monthly team event together. To give you an insight into our high-performing team, we would like to introduce some of our employees from all our departments.

Our values

What we value at ONDEWO

At ONDEWO, we love what we do. We push technology passionately further to get ahead in our mission. We aim to learn and grow together professionally and personally. Each day we are getting a tiny step closer to a future where humans and machines interact naturally.


  • See beyond and think big
  • Invent and improve
  • Be bold


  • Improve our world through AI
  • Push technology forward
  • Motivate and have fun

Impact Driven

  •  Build working solutions
  • Deliver results in time & budget
  • Solve clients challenges

Learn & Grow

  • Strive for excellence
  • Be open, honest & respectful
  • Hire and develop the best

Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Andreas S. Rath

CEO & Co-Founder


Senior Project Manager at Digital McKinsey (5,5y.)
Senior Software Developer and Researcher in Artificial Intelligence at Know-Center GmbH (4y.)


Doctorate in Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence)
Diploma in Technical Mathematics (Algorithm Design and Semantic Web)
Diploma Software Development and Economics (Software Engineering)
All degrees from Graz University of Technology, Austria


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Dipl. Wi.-Ing. Dr. Alexander Schult

Strategy, Funding & Co-Founder


Project Manager at Digital McKinsey (8y.)
Lecturer on Digital Transformations at the University of Göttingen and the University of Groningen (3y.)


Doctorate in Business Administration
Diploma in Industrial Engineering at the University of Göttingen and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology


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Dr. Andreas S. Rath

Exploiting the user interaction context for automatic task detection (2012)

Authors: Didier Devaurs, Andreas S. Rath and Stefanie N. Lindstaedt
Journal: Applied Artificial Intelligence
Publisher: Österreichische Studiengesellschaft für Kybernetik, Taylor & Francis

Context-Aware Recommendation for Work-Integrated Learning (2011)

Authors: Stefanie Lindstaedt, Barbara Kump and Andreas S. Rath
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg

Automatic detection of accommodation steps as an indicator of knowledge maturing (2011)

Authors: Johannes Moskaliuk, Andreas S. Rath and Didier Devaurs
Published in: Interacting with Computers (Volume 23, Issue 3, May 2011), Page(s): 247-255

An ontology-based approach for detecting knowledge-intensive tasks (2011)

Authors: Didier Devaurs, Andreas R. Rath and Stefanie Lindstaedt
Journal: Digital Information Management

Studying the Factors Influencing Automatic User Task Detection on the Computer Desktop (2010)

Authors: Didier Devaurs, Andreas S. Rath and Stefanie Lindstaedt
From book Sustaining TEL: From Innovation to Learning and Practice; 5th European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, EC-TEL 2010, Barcelona, Spain, September 28 – October 1, 2010

Contextualized knowledge services for personalized learner support (2009)

Authors: Didier Devaurs, Andreas S. Rath and Stefanie Lindstaedt
Conference Paper (PDF) Full-text Available from Didier Devaurs

Detecting Real User Tasks by Training on Laboratory Contextual Attention Metadata (2009)

Authors: Andreas S. Rath, Didier Devaurs and Stefanie Lindstaedt
Conference Paper, Informatik 2009: Im Focus das Leben, Beiträge der 39, Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI), 28.9.-2.10.2009, Lübeck

KnowSe: Fostering user interaction context awareness (2009)

Authors: Didier Devaurs, Andreas S. Rath and Stefanie Lindstaedt
Conference Paper, Conference: ECSCW ’09, Know-Center GmbH and Knowledge Management Institute, Graz University of Technology, Inffeldgasse 21a 8010 Graz, Austria

UICO: An ontology-based user interaction context model for automatic task detection on the computer desktop (2009)

Authors: Andreas S. Rath, Didier Devaurs and Stefanie Lindstaedt
Conference Paper, Conference: ESWC ’09, To be published in Context, Information and Ontology (CIAO 2009) workshop at European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2009)

Machine Learning-based Work Task Classification (2009)

Authors: Michael Granitzer, Andreas S. Rath, Mark Kröll, Christin Seifert, Doris Ipsmiller, Didier Devaurs, Nicolas Weber and Stefanie Lindstaedt
Journal: Digital Information Management, Digital Information Research Foundation, pp.306-313

Analysis of machine learning techniques for context extraction (2008)

Authors: Michael Granitzer, Mark Kröll, Christin Seifert, Andreas S. Rath, Stefanie Lindstaedt, Olivia Dietzel and Nicolas Weber
Conference Paper, Conference: Third IEEE International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM), November 13-16, 2008, London, UK

Automating Knowledge Transfer and Creation in Knowledge-Intensive Business Processes (2008)

Authors: Michael Granitzer, Gisela Granitzer, Klaus Tochtermann, Stefanie Lindstaedt, Andreas Rath and Wolfgang Groiß
Conference Paper: September 2008, From book Business Process Management Workshops: BPM 2008 International Workshops, Milano, Italy, September 1-4, 2008, Revised Papers (pp.678-686)

A low-level based task and process support approach for knowledge-intensive business environments – Discovering and supporting knowledge-intensive task and process executions based on user interaction observations, system events, and application usage data (2007). 

Low-level event relationship discovery for knowledge work support (2007)

Authors: Andreas S. Rath, Mark Kröll, Stefanie N. Lindstaedt, Michael Granitzer
Know-Center Graz, Inffeldgasse 21a/II, 8010 Graz, Austria
Full-text (PDF) Available from Mark Kröll

Task Instance Classification via Graph Kernels (2007)

Authors: Mark Kröll, Andreas S. Rath, Nicolas Weber, Lindstaedt and Michael Granitzer
Know-Center GmbH, Inffeldgasse 21a/II, A-8010 Graz, Austria,
Full-text (PDF) Available from Mark Kröll

Synergizing Standard and Ad-Hoc Processes (2006)

Authors: Andreas S. Rath, MarkKr¨oll, Keith Andrews, Stefanie Lindstaedt, Michael Granitzer and Klaus Tochtermann
From book Practical Aspects of Knowledge Management, 6th International Conference, PAKM 2006, Vienna, Austria, November 30 – December 1, 2006, (pp.267-278)

Contextual Retrieval in Knowledge-Intensive Business Environments (2006)

Authors: Mark Kroll, Andreas S. Rath, Michael Granitzer, Stefanie Lindstaedt, and Klaus Tochtermann
Conference Paper LWA 2006: Lernen – Wissensentdeckung – Adaptivität, Hildesheim, October 9th-11th 2006, joint workshop event of several interest groups of the German Society for Informatics (GI) – 14th Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling in Interactive Systems (ABIS 2006) – Workshop Information Retrieval 2006 of the Special Interest Group Information Retrieval (FGIR 2006) – Workshop on Knowledge and Experience Management (FGWM 2006) – 12th Workshop on Knowledge Discovery, Data Mining, and Machine Learning (KDML 2006)

Enhancing Wrapper Usability through Ontology Sharing and Large Scale Cooperation (2002)

Authors: Christian Schindler, Pranjal Arya, Andreas Rath, and Wolfgang Slany
Institute of Software Technology, Graz University of Technology

Context-aware knowledge services

Authors: Andreas S. Rath, Nicolas Weber, Mark Kröll, Michael Granitzer, Olivia Dietzel, Stefanie N. Lindstaedt
Full-text (PDF) Available from Mark Kröll

Dr. Alexander Schult

Keeping Their Cards Close to Their Chests: How Non‐Delegating CEOs Avoid Forced Career Ends

Authors: Jana Oehmichen, Alexander Schult, Michael Wolff
Human Resource Management, 2015.

Former Executives Serving as Non-Executive Directors: Resource Channels or Ineffective Monitors (2014)

Schmalenbach Business Review

Strategic Alignment of IT and Functional Responsibilities in Top Management Teams: An Empirical Performance Study (2012)

Authors: Alexander Schult, Michael Wolff
Research Paper. Thirty Third International Conference on Information Systems, Orlando 2012.