M2M Alliance Board of Management

The current M2M Alliance Board of Management was elected by the Annual General Meeting on 11 March 2016 for a period of one year and consists of the Chairman of the Management Board, Dr. Andreas Fink, Vice President Helmut Schnierle, Finance Board Joachim Dressler and Head of Innovations Robert Jänisch. Prof. Dr. Axel Sikora supports the M2M Alliance in the Academic Advisory Board.


Dr.-Ing. Andreas Fink


Dr. Andreas Fink, head of Sales and Product Development at Elektro-Fink Schaltanlagenbau, has been active as a research associate at the University of Rostock over the last ten years.


Joachim Dressler


Joachim Dressler, Vice President EMEA/LatAm Sales, OEM Solutions at Sierra Wireless leads the M2M Alliance finances successfully for over 4 years.


Helmut Schnierle

Vice President

Helmut Schnierle, Head of M2M Sales at Telefónica Germany, bringing more than 7 years of experiences in the mobile communications industry. He belongs to the M2M Alliance Management Board since 2015.


Robert Jänisch


Robert Jänisch, CEO and founder IOX Lab has been working with IT technology for more than 17 years and has already led many transformation projects for companies dealing with system management, IT processes and service management.

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Axel Sikora

Advisor Academic Relations


Petra Geerken

Marketing Manager


Simone Glaser

Assistant Management Board