Dr Andreas Wierse
Dr Andreas Wierse acts since 2011 as Managing Director of SICOS BW GmbH, located in Stuttgart.
The company was founded by the University of Stuttgart and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) to support small and medium sized enterprises in the uptake of smart data technology and is financially supported significantly by the ministry for science, research and art of Baden-Württemberg He is one of the founders of the Smart Data Solution Center BW (SDSC-BW); the experience he and his project partner Dr. Till Riedel gained there formed the basis for the „Smart Data Analytics“ Compendium for entrepreneurs, published by DeGruyter in 2017. Since 2014 is his also managing director of HWW GmbH, a public/private partnership for industrial use of HPC including shareholders like Porsche, T-Systems and the state of Baden-Württemberg. In May 2018 he was appointed as member of the board of DigitalSüdwest 2025 to support SMEs in the southwest on their path towards digital transformation.