ONO is a dynamic group of individuals who are working together to provide innovative, reliable and disruptive urban mobility solutions. We want our cities, boroughs and neighbourhoods to feel closer and better connected! Meet the team making this vision a reality.

Team

BERES SEELBACH

BERES SEELBACH

CEO

Beres is a serial entrepreneur, having founded his first successful venture at the age of 24…more

About Beres

Beres is a serial entrepreneur, having founded his first successful venture at the age of 24. He is an active outdoors enthusiast and has travelled extensively. During his student days, he spent several months living in China where he first came in contact with electric scooters, in Chengdu. He was immediately struck by how quiet they were and their smooth navigation through the city.

Months later, he would found his first company importing and servicing electric vehicles in Germany. This company later grew to become pioneers and leaders in the market, while successfully servicing the corporate sector with fleet management and maintenance services.

MURAT GÜNAK

MURAT GÜNAK

HEAD OF DESIGN

Murat is a very accomplished automotive designer being the former head of design studios…more

About Murat

Murat is a very accomplished automotive designer being the former head of design studios of some of the most iconic traditional car companies, as well as having founded a couple of important clean mobility startups.

Having graduated from London’s prestigious Royal college of Art as well as Harvard, he completed several design commissions before becoming head of global design for both Mercedes-Benz and the Volkswagen Group. For years, Murat has been interested in developing a new form of transportation that is more in tune with today’s reality, both in usage and sustainability.

PHILIPP KAHLE

PHILIPP KAHLE

HEAD OF ENGINEERING

Philipp’s fascination with vehicles was born from his passion for racing. Even in his university days…more

About Philipp

Philipp’s fascination with vehicles was born from his passion for racing. Even in his university days, he participated in numerous competitions in the Formula E community. He is still involved in this community as both a judge and a mentor.

An automotive engineering graduate from Berlin’s Technical University, Philipp has become a reputable expert in light electric vehicles, working successfully on multiple projects involving powertrains, battery systems and quality control and testing. His vision is to bring a string of solutions that are both long-lasting and efficient for multiple applications.

LUISE BRAUN

LUISE BRAUN

PLANNING & OPERATIONS

Luise is a native Berliner who studied Transportation Planning and Operations at the Technical…more

About Luise

Luise is a native Berliner who studied Transportation Planning and Operations at the Technical University of Berlin. As a traffic planner and researcher, she is assisting the ONO team with gathering invaluable information on traffic and mobility systems as well as integrated traffic planning.

In her master’s thesis, she notably examined the effects, impact and potential of cargo bike integration within cities and on city infrastructure. She is well-versed in the current policies and future transportation plans of several markets, including Germany and the EU.

Luise’s high-energy and her enthusiasm towards sustainable solutions for a better planet is immediately apparent. She sees ONO as a great platform from which to initiate change.

VIERAN HODKO

VIERAN HODKO

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING

Vieran is a trained architect and multilinguist who is charge of Marketing and Business…more

About Vieran

Vieran is a trained architect and multilinguist who is charge of Marketing and Business Development at ONO. Growing up between Croatia, Canada and Mexico, Vieran’s career path is as singular as his life story. He studied Architecture and worked in the field for several years. Yet, interestingly enough, while completing his master’s degree, he worked and managed multiple marketing and activation campaigns for several Fortune 500 companies, notably in the car industry.

In the last several years, he has helped several startups successfully prepare for and launch in different markets in North America, Europe and the Middle East.

His passion lies in that special place intersecting design, communication and the user. This is for him one of the most gratifying aspects of working at ONO. He finds great pleasure in documenting, participating and revealing ONO’s story and its benefits to clients as well as the world. His wonderful creative energy and stellar enthusiasm is infectious and brightens-up our ONO office daily.

VERONICA LOUIS

VERONICA LOUIS

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Veronica is proudly one of ONO’s most international team members, hailing from Montreal…more

About Veronica

Veronica is proudly one of ONO’s most international team members, hailing from Montreal, Canada. Growing up, she was immersed in Montreal’s unique special blend of English and French cultures.

Her academic career reflects her diverse interests, having studied Cinema, Communications, Graphic Design and TESOL. Yet, her true love stems from the art of storytelling. She continues to explore telling stories through different mediums such as writing, teaching, public speaking, designing and even theatre.

At ONO, she is supporting and challenging our communications team, offering a fresh perspective, while paying incredible attention to detail and structure. Like many ONOers, she has a love for biking, especially in the still and bewitching streets of Berlin at night.

BENJAMIN BIRKNER

BENJAMIN BIRKNER

CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Benjamin is a native Berliner who joined ONO’s team to help orient the messaging. In the past…more

About Benjamin

Benjamin is a native Berliner who joined ONO’s team to help orient the messaging to the masses. In the past, he held key positions in business development and digital strategy for various agencies and political movements. As a freelancer, he was recently responsible for the media planning and strategy for the election campaign of Bündnis90/Grünen in Niedersachsen, as well as the crowdfunding campaign for the project Tasini in Indonesia.

He has developed an acute understanding of the different scales of communication, target groups and how to reach them. He is an important addition to the ONO team to help structure and unify efforts towards building a consistent brand. He is also an avid surfer and supporter of multiple causes to protect oceans and ecosystems, such as Making Oceans Plastic Free.

SARA KAMOLZ

SARA KAMOLZ

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Sara is originally from the Kloster Lehnin region, not too far from Berlin. She studied…more

About Sara

Sara is originally from the Kloster Lehnin region, not too far from Berlin. She studied Media Management and has a broad set of skills and understanding in media production, including video, design and content production. Her passion and curiosity for the film industry led her to work for a talent agency, where she gained valuable insight on important creative and business processes.

Her wide range of experience and diverse skillset are appreciated at ONO, where she is helping our marketing and communications team achieve important goals as ONO develops and markets a completely new category of vehicle from concept to reality.

TILLMANN EPP

TILLMANN EPP

DESIGN & ENGINEERING

Tillmann chose an unconventional engineering school in Dresden that combined…more

About Tillmann

Tillmann chose an unconventional engineering school in Dresden that combined both mechanical engineering and design. He experimented early on, and often in his family’s workshop, with different objects and gadgets to see how they are made and worked.

This background has helped him understand collaborative work. At ONO, he is an important link to creating solutions that are both masterfully designed and engineered.

FABIAN SCHRAY

FABIAN SCHRAY

DESIGN

Fabian is a talented transportation designer from Reutlingen, Germany. One of Fabian’s main…more

About Fabian

Fabian is a talented Industrial Designer from Reutlingen, Germany. One of Fabian’s main qualities is his exceptional work ethics. He is very articulate in expressing the positive impact design can have on people, and when done right, how it can actually improve people’s lives.

He joined ONO firmly believing, like his team members, that cities need a second chance to have a more balanced connection between nature, infrastructure and inhabitants.

LUKAS SCHMITZ

LUKAS SCHMITZ

DESIGN

Lukas is the definition of the ONO hybrid. He is a trained engineer who has always held an affinity…more

About Lukas

Lukas is the definition of the ONO hybrid. He is a trained engineer who has always held an affinity for design. Deciding to fully orient his career path, he went on to complete a Master’s in Transportation Design in Milan, Italy.

After completing his first professional assignments with highly reputable car companies, he realised that his true passion involved forward thinking mobility concepts, but not just within the confinement of traditional automobile design. Lukas brings a unique perspective and set of skills that complement both ONO’s design and engineering teams.

NORMAN LOEFFLER

NORMAN LOEFFLER

ENGINEERING

Norman completed his studies in Naval Architecture and Oceanic Engineering. He has previously completed…more

About Norman

Norman completed his studies in Naval Architecture and Oceanic Engineering. He has previously completed projects for boats and catamaran sails, including innovating a new sail design with improved aerodynamics and control. In his thesis, he proposed a riverboat project, that substituted combustion engines with electric fuel cells.

He is a very active cyclist and Ultimate Frisbee player. He joined the team with the ambition to change urban commuting for the better.

TOBIAS SCHOLTES

TOBIAS SCHOLTES

ENGINEERING

Tobias is a Mechanical Engineer from the south of Germany…more

About Tobias S.

Tobias is a Mechanical Engineer from the south of Germany. While interning, he was fascinated with how materials are processed, how they work together and the assembly/construction phase of parts.

He has relevant experience in the automotive industry, including working with measuring technologies. This experience has helped him become a very creative thinker and problem solver, while acquiring hands-on knowledge on getting results.

TOBIAS TRAUTMANN

TOBIAS TRAUTMANN

DESIGN

Tobias is a native of the Stuttgart area. He is a Product and Transportation…more

About Tobias T.

Tobias is a native of the Stuttgart area. He is a Product and Transportation Designer. From a young age, he got into skateboarding and biking. This influenced his perception of the city and the scale at which it is perceived. Incidentally, he immersed himself in the creativity and aesthetics of such a lifestyle.

He joined the ONO team to help expand the initial concept for broader use cases, as well as designing alternative concepts for immediate and future uses.

C. BEISSWANGER

C. BEISSWANGER

ENGINEERING

Christoph is an electrical engineer from the Baden-Württemberg region…more

About Christoph

Christoph is an electrical engineer from the Baden-Württemberg region. Years ago, he moved to Berlin to complete his master’s degree. He started working with electrical components at a young age, successfully modifying go-karts and then later, motor scooters.

Professionally, he worked at one of Germany’s most prominent motorsports companies, in data acquisition and analysis, among other things.

He has completed several projects building control units for special-use vehicles, such as fire trucks. He was also very active in the prestigious Formula Student competition, both as a participant and team leader. Coming from one of Germany’s most polluted urban areas, he was inspired by ONO’s goal to change the face of mobility in cities.

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