Studied mineralogy/crystallography at Goethe University before he started developing solutions for
industry and banks as a self-employed software developer. He ran a software company that developed
complex interfaces for control center integration and CAD systems and a software company
that worked in the area of integration for banks and industry.
As a technology consultant, he worked with refactoring and he developed software systems
for networked ATMs and banks.
At Utimaco Safeware AG in 1999, he took on the role of Head of Development for all areas and product
lines. Following this, he held the positions of CTO of the Device Security division and VP of
Device Security as well as having responsibility for the strategic direction of the company.
Ralf Engers was a co-founder of conpal in 2008 and he is still a managing partner to this day.
Studied economics at Goethe University before he joined Utimaco Software GmbH in 1990.
After working in sales positions, including Sales Manager in the area of public administration,
he was entrusted with Development of International Business in 1998.
In the same year, he was appointed as a member of the supervisory board of the newly-formed
Utimaco Safeware AG.
In the course of restructuring the company, in 2001 Rolf Wassermann became Head of the new
Device Security division with responsibility for global sales and marketing. In 2006, he moved
to the Swiss IT security provider visonys AG, before becoming involved in founding conpal in 2008.
Rolf Wassermann has been a managing partner of conpal since 2008.