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The stonebranch promise We are committed to delivering the highest degree of return on automation

Workload Automation is all we do. It's our core business. With our laser-like focus on workload automation technology, we are known among industry analysts and our clients as both the Visionary and the Value Leader in our space. Delivering the best products, combined with the best service and support in the industry, is how we ensure both your success and ours.

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Our Values are Part of our DNA and a Commitment to Our Working Culture

Together, these values set the stage for our service and promises to our clients, as well as our relationships with one another
  • Sustainable customer success
  • Continuous optimization
  • Operational excellence
  • Resilient digital transformation
  • Empowerment of experts
  • Teamwork
  • Integrity and respect
  • Accountability
  • Continuous innovation

Stonebranch's Leadership Team Meet our Board of Directors and Executive Management Team

Stonebranch's Board of Directors​ have a wealth of experience across the information technology, finance, and business sectors.

William O. Grabe

Mr. Grabe has broad international operational experience and an extensive sales and marketing background. He currently serves on the boards of Quality Technology Services, Lenovo Group Limited, Gartner, Inc., and Covisint Corporation. He also serves as a member of the UCLA Anderson School of Management Board of Visitors, a member of the Board of the Grand Canyon Trust, and on the Board of Trustees of The Nature Conservancy in Florida.

Hermann-Josef Lamberti

Mr. Lamberti was a Member of the Management Board of Deutsche Bank AG from 1999 until June 2012, lastly in the position of Chief Operating Officer. From 1984 he held various management positions within IBM, working in Europe and the United States in the fields of controlling, internal application development, sales, personal software, marketing and brand management. In 1997, he was appointed Chairman of the Management Board of IBM Germany.

Vincenzo Damiani

Mr. Damiani is President of VIDA Consulting Srl and non-executive director of Mediatica SpA. He is a former non-executive director of Banca di Roma and was previously Corporate Vice-President of EDS Corporation, President of Digital Equipment Europe and General Manager of IBM Europe.

The Stonebranch Executive Team is comprised of savvy entrepreneurs and seasoned industry experts, bringing years of experience and innovation to an established company recognized by analysts for its vision and value leadership.

Hartmut Lademacher President and Chairman

Mr. Hartmut Lademacher is the President and Chairman of the Board at Stonebranch. Previously, Mr. Lademacher was founder, Chairman and CEO of LHS Group Inc. His primary mission at Stonebranch is to enable success in all facets of the organization.

Dr. Detlef Purschke Chief Executive Officer

As Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Purschke's focus is to continue to grow revenue while providing best-in-class service to Stonebranch's customer base. He drives Stonebranch's strategic goals and objectives as well as oversees the management of the organization. Dr. Purschke has held major executive positions within IBM, Electronic Data Systems, Software AG and LHS-Ericsson.

Rigas Paschaloudis Chief Customer Officer

In his role as Chief Customer Officer, Mr. Paschaloudis is responsible for all of Stonebranch's strategic sales and marketing initiatives as well as the vast global business partner ecosystem. Prior to joining Stonebranch, he acquired 20 years' experience working in senior management positions for Clintworld, HP, Portal Software, Volubill and LHS.

Giuseppe Damiani Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Damiani is Chief Financial Officer with global finance responsibilities. Prior to joining Stonebranch he co-founded Lexagon Group where he spent over 20 years consulting with leading telecom, media and high-tech companies in North America, Europe and Asia. Mr. Damiani has held various roles as CFO and COO focusing on growth and turn-around. Before Lexagon Group, he was a consultant with Booz, Allen & Hamilton and A.T. Kearney.

Bill Frye Vice President Sales Americas

As Vice President Sales Americas, Mr. Frye’s efforts are focused on large enterprise companies transitioning from legacy technologies to Stonebranch’s modern Universal Automations Center. Prior to joining Stonebranch, he served as a member of the executive management teams at Inference Corp, Synchrologic and Intellisync, and held several key director positions at Nokia.

Dr. Jens Troetscher Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Troetscher is Chief Technology Officer and plays a key role in shaping Stonebranch’s technology and innovative strategies for increasing revenue and enhancing the product and service portfolio. He has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications and information technology industry, and holds a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Giessen, Germany and was a post-doctoral research associate and technical staff member at Los Alamos National Laboratory in the United States.

What our Customers are Saying

Stonebranch’s technology delivers a unified strategy for all our file transfers and enables a centralized managment and orchestration of all our processes and data movements.”

Eugenio Gallego Martinez, Bankia

“We're an IT service provider for banks that transmits over 3,000 files a day on a wide variety of system platforms. We have been successfully doing this for over a decade with Universal Data Mover. The mature scripting language with Universal Automation Center ensures we satisfy our many customers.”

Klaus Martin, Head of Administration Services z/OS, Fiducia & GAD IT AG

“Universal Automation Center allowed us to utilize our strained resources, in the way they exist today, while still maintaining and handling issues as they came up.”

Jeff Bridges, Software Development Manager, United Supermarkets

“Universal Agent allowed FirstOntario to automate our processes with no need for manual intervention. The amount of time and resources dedicated to our job scheduling process has been greatly reduced.”

Michael Walsh, FirstOntario Credit Union

“By installing Universal Agent, we were able to manage all of our platforms and their related workload in a reliable and secure way. Without extensive training effort, Universal Agent was integrated seamlessly, improving the quality of our production.”

Dieter Bauer, Finanz Informatik Technolgie Service GmbH & Co. KG

“With your solution, we now have an extremely robust process for guaranteed and secure file transfer. Our entire process is now centralized, self-managing and has become our preferred method for flat file data movement within Nissan Europe.”

Ian Porter, Nissan Europe

Why Choose Stonebranch? Stonebranch provides highly secure autonomous IT automation platforms that simplify mission-critical IT business processes

Reduce Costs

Ease of use reduces start-up time and overall adoption of solution.

Stay Compliant

Full Audit trail makes audit worries a thing of the past.

Increase Revenue

Accelerate business processes by reducing latency and increasing Return on Automation.

Improve Efficiency

Superior visualization and notification enables staff to respond faster to issues.

Eliminate Risks

Guaranteed, accurate automation results.

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Universal Agent

The Only Vendor Independent Agent

Use our Universal Agent technology with any marketed or proprietary developed scheduling product.


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Universal Data Mover Gateway

A Quick Lesson About B2B File Transfers

Manage the flow of business critical data between you and your external trading partners easy and secure.

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Cloud-Based Workload Automation

Manage, control and automate the flow of your business critical data and tasks

Start scheduling your business processes via a 100% web-based GUI now.

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Case Study:

ITERGO cuts costs and boosts efficiency

ITERGO needed to find suitable alternatives for the Workload Automation agents in use in connection with the company's existing TWS scheduler in order to save money and increase efficiency.

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Managing Workloads on z/OS

Reduce license costs and operational costs, while enjoying an incredibly easy-to-use solution.


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