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About HiveMQ

We Believe Every Company is an IoT Company

Our mission is to create a central nervous system to help businesses connect and manage their IoT devices and data. HiveMQ is the most trusted MQTT platform and powers use cases in automotive, energy, logistics, smart manufacturing, and transportation.


We are HiveMQ

HiveMQ empowers businesses to transform with the most trusted MQTT platform. Designed to connect, communicate, and control IoT data under real-world stress, the HiveMQ MQTT Platform is the proven enterprise standard and powers use cases in automotive, energy, logistics, smart manufacturing, transportation, and more. 

Built for flexibility, security, and scale, HiveMQ is loved by enterprise architects and developers. Leading brands like Audi, BMW, Liberty Global, Mercedes-Benz, Siemens, and ZF choose HiveMQ to build smart IoT projects, modernize factories, and deliver better customer experiences. 

The company was founded in 2012 and headquartered in Landshut, Germany with a US office in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Our Values

  • Put the team first

  • Seek and create clarity

  • Strive to be extraordinary

  • Do what's right  

  • Learn, grow, share, repeat  

  • Show gratitude

Team building at HiveMQ
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Social Responsibility at HiveMQ

Social Responsibility

Showing gratitude is a core value at HiveMQ, which has led to strong partnerships with non-profit organizations to help make the world a better place. The Company has established a child sponsorship program with Schritt für Schritt Indienhilfe, an organization committed to fighting poverty in the third world, with a focus on India. HiveMQ also works with Berberhilfe Landshut, an organization that helps the homeless, and Smile Train, an organization focused on cleft-closing.

/ Leadership Team

Christian Meinerding – CEO of HiveMQ

Christian Meinerding

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Dominik Obermaier – CTO of HiveMQ

Dominik Obermaier

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Mirko Deneke  – CFO at HiveMQ

Mirko Deneke

Chief Financial Officer
Mark Herring – CMO of HiveMQ

Mark Herring

Chief Marketing Officer
Rinus Strydom – CRO at HiveMQ

Rinus Strydom

Chief Revenue Officer

/ Advisory Board Members & Advisors

Paul Klemm – Advisory Board Member at HiveMQ

Paul Klemm

Board Member | Early Bird
Christoph Hornung – Advisory Board Member at HiveMQ

Christoph Hornung

Board Member | Molten Ventures
Olaf Schmitz – Advisory Board Member & Chairman  at HiveMQ

Olaf Schmitz

Paul Fremantle – Advisor at HiveMQ

Paul Fremantle

Raphael Weiner – Advisor at HiveMQ

Raphael Weiner



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