June 03, 2020


German Castignani, new Motion-S CEO, is responsible for driving the company to the next level, building on the solid foundation and momentum achieved by the Motion-S team under former Guido von Scheffer’s leadership

Mondorf, 03 June 2020: Motion-S announced today, that Guido von Scheffer hands over leadership to German Castignani, PhD, and made a change to the leadership team. German is taking over the position of CEO of Motion-S, previously holding the position of CTO of the company since the foundation of the company in 2014. Sasan Jafarnejad, PhD, has been newly appointed as CTO.

Guido has vast experience establishing new ventures and has done a great job since Motion-S founding, preparing the company for success. He will remain a member of the board of directors.

Guido underlines: “Motion-S has proven since its foundation to be a high-performance data science company. Handing over the position of CEO to German will allow the company to further grow and expand internationally building on the successes of the past years.”

German states: “Sasan and I, will be working with our outstanding team of data scientists, software engineers, product and business experts, to deliver on the roadmap we have been developing over the past several months – to establish Motion-S as the premier data-driven mobility analytics company. Our vision is to continue supplying data-driven solutions for the automotive industry and insurance but to also deliver insights on individual mobility patterns – to empower MaaS solutions, person-centric innovative products, and integrated solutions for fleet operators, car dealers, retail, smart cities as well as digital platforms for mobility insurance and services. From a technical perspective, Sasan has the perfect set of skills for this opportunity.”

Motion-S would like to let its valued partners know that the entire team is committed to providing the best quality of the company’s services. We are devoted to delivering innovative services and products providing our customers with a head start in data-driven challenges in the fields of mobility, automotive, and insurance.


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