Who we are 2018-04-06T21:09:31+00:00

Meet the Team

Qolware is a Munich data analytics start-up, currently incubated at Wayra Germany, a leading start-up accelerator programme of Telefonica; composed of an international team of researchers and professionals passionate about healthcare, wearables and the Internet of Things, with over 8 years of experience in Artificial Intelligence, web-enabled technologies, and human-centered interaction.

Cristina’s analytical skills and her passion for innovation play a key role in bringing Qolware projects to life. Cristina received her Masters in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Vigo (Spain) and her Doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering from TU München. She has designed and coordinated clinical trials in healthcare knowledge and innovation communities at an European level as part of a vast network of entrepreneurs, researchers and healthcare professionals. Cristina has authored several conference and journal papers in the fields of gait & balance analysis and fall detection. With over nine years of experience in human movement analysis using wearable technologies, at Qolware she is responsible for algorithm development.

Therese’s understanding of user abilities and needs shapes how Qolware solutions attend to user’s interests. Therese holds a Master Degree in Psychology, Cognitive Ergonomics, and Linguistic Engineering as well as a PhD in Experimental Psychology, Neuropsychology and Human Machine Interaction completed at Montpellier University (France) and in collaboration with the Siemens Research and Technology Center (Germany). With eight years of experience in establishing and testing human-centered interaction concepts and a special focus on medical devices, Therese guarantees that Qolware solutions always place user satisfaction and Quality of Life at the center of everything we do.

Aleksandra’s passion for strategic marketing and business innovation helps Qolware to grow into a highly competitive company in the smart connected devices market. Aleksandra earned a double-degree in German from the University Gdansk (Poland) and the University Leipzig (Germany), and a degree in Communications and Media from the University Leipzig, as well as a bachelor degree in Business Administration at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University München, with a specialization in Marketing, Management and Innovation. Having worked for Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy, Aleksandra has already gained more than six years of experience in the field of knowledge and technology transfer. She has also gained experience in strategic marketing through internships in diverse industrial technology companies before joining Qolware.