Meet StudySmarter and
the people behind the scenes

Why we do…

Millions of students drop out of university every year without a degree, due to a lack of learning structure, motivation and efficiency. We built StudySmarter to change the status quo and empower everyone to excel in their studies.

…what we do.

We have developed StudySmarter as an innovative solution to improve learning for everyone. All the functionalities you need to excel in your exams in one platform -, supported by state-of-the-art technology.

This is us

A “kunterbunter Haufen”.
Our diverse team brings a wealth of experience from of the worlds most successful enterprises and startups.

Christian

Co-Founder & CEO


The StudySmarter all-rounder.
Known as Ping-Pong-Warrior.

Simon

Co-Founder & COO


Our backend nerd and
ping-pong noob.

Maurice

Co-Founder & CMO


Responsible for Marketing & Sales
and a true FC Bayern fan.

Till

Co-Founder & CTO


No Front-End bug can hide from him.
Till, Teal or Tillonius. You choose.

Alina

Content Marketer


Alina is a true Bavarian and loves,
surprise surprise, cars.

Amina

Content Marketer


Amina is a great chef and
an even better content producer.

Karin

Social Media Marketer


Karin is our Italian from Milan.
What she hates? Pizza Hawai.

Sergei

Content Marketer


Sergei is our life-hack geek
from Moscow.

The three
StudySmarter pillars

The three pillars represent a part of every StudySmarter team members’ DNA.

Ambition

Strive for greatness. Strive for improvement. The thirst for the best possible version of yourself and your impact.

Openness

Dare to be different.
Dare to think out of the box.
Dare to make mistakes.
Embrace diversity.

Impact

We exist to make the world a better place. Everything you do should get you one step closer to fulfilling the vision.
What’s your endgame?

The three
StudySmarter pillars

The three pillars represent a part of every StudySmarter team members’ DNA.

Ambition

Strive for greatness. Strive for improvement. The thirst for the best possible version of yourself and your impact.

Openness

Dare to be different.
Dare to think out of the box.
Dare to make mistakes.
Embrace diversity.

Impact

We exist to make the world a better place. Everything you do should get you one step closer to fulfilling the vision.
What’s your endgame?

Together, we change
the future of education

We’ve been fortunate to work with some of the world’s biggest and most interesting institutions and brands.

The Technical University of Munich is known for its excellence in scientific research but also as the most successful entrepreneurship hub in Germany with hundreds of spin-offs.

As an official TUM Startup we do our best to integrate scientific excellence in our decision making and consult with expert academics to shape the future of education and teaching.

The Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich is known as one of the best universities in Europe. The entrepreneurial mindset of the university can be observed in many successful ventures coming out of the LMU entrepreneurship center.

As an LMU entrepreneurship alumni, StudySmarter and the LMU are dedicated to integrate the entreprenrial spirit in innovative teaching methods.

The Unternehmertum in Munich, Germany, is a role model in terms of entrepreneurial thinking. It is considered as one of the most successful innovation hubs in Europe, combining both academic excellence and entrepreneurial action.

StudySmarter is a great example for a thriving startup coming from the Unternehmertum ecosystem. The young team is always passionate about cutting edge technology and try to leverage new insights from our ecosystem to positively impact digital learning.

The Center for Digital Technology Management offers talented students international and interdisciplinary study program, allowing them to excel in their academic and professional careers.

StudySmarter and the CDTM share the vision of empowering everyone to achieve their educational and professional goals by leveraging modern technology and entrepreneurial thinking.

Oh stop it. We’re blushing…

On our journey to revolutionize education, we participated in some amazing events and got mentioned by some nice journalists.

“The new way of learning”

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Best EdTech Startup in Germany

Telekom EdTech Award

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StudySmarter now

Your all-in-one platform with intelligent tools to create and share study content like mind-maps, summaries, and flashcards.