Leo Sauermann is CEO of Refinder and responsible for marketing and sales. His mission is: making information work easier.
Before that he realised the scientific vision of a "Semantic Desktop" and helped bringing it to the KDE desktop. Leo worked for the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI.de), initiated the 16mEUR NEPOMUK Social Semantic Desktop research Project to create thinking tools of the future, and contributed to standards of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3.org), Eclipse.org, and others.
Privately, the believing Christian is married, enjoys netculture and the digital revolution.