About HiveMQ

We empower companies to connect devices to the IoT

We are HiveMQ

HiveMQ helps companies connect devices to the Internet. We make it possible to move data from device to cloud in a secure, reliable and scalable manner. Our vision is a connected world where people and companies can unleash their full potential. Over 130 customers, including many Fortune 500 companies, rely on our product in production for mission critical use cases like connected cars, logistics, Industry 4.0 and connected IoT products.
Founded in 2012, HiveMQ is headquartered in Landshut, Germany, within the vincinity of Munich. Our flagship product, HiveMQ, is a MQTT based messaging platform designed for the fast, efficient and reliable bi-directional movement of data between device and the cloud. With products like HiveMQ Cloud and HiveMQ Swarm, we constantly keep growing our portfolio.
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Community Participation

There is a strong connection between HiveMQ and the MQTT community. To help MQTT become more and more successful, we are proud and active members of several key organizations.

HiveMQ is a member of the OASIS MQTT Technical Committee and MQTT-SN TC.

Eclipse IoT promotes open source IoT technology, including the Eclipse Paho project. HiveMQ actively sponsors a key committer to Paho.

We joined the industry initiatve MQTT Sparkplug as one of the founding members.

Social Commitment

Schritt fuer Schritt visits HiveMQ Members of HiveMQ with Josef and Ida Gaßner, Schritt für Schritt
Gratitude and appreciation are important values in our company culture. We have a distinctive will to return something of our well-being. HiveMQ supports social organisations that help people in need with annual donations. For example Schritt für Schritt Indienhilfe, and organization committed to fight poverty in the third world, with a focus on India.

HiveMQ has established a gold child program together with Schritt für Schritt granting every employee the godparenthood for a child in India. Another example is Berberhilfe Landshut, who care about homeless people our area. Or Smile Train, an organziation focused on cleft-closing in India and other countries.

Leadership Team

Christian Meinerding

Christian Meinerding

Founder and CEO
Dominik Obermaier

Dominik Obermaier

Founder and CTO
Florian Raschbichler

Florian Raschbichler

Director of Customer Services
Georg Held

Georg Held

Head of Product Development
Marc Schraer

Marc Schraer

VP Sales, America
Jens Steinborn, VP Sales EMEA

Jens Steinborn

VP Sales, EMEA
Peter Juentgen

Peter Jüntgen

Director of Solution Engineering
Yury Oleynik, Director Product Management

Yury Oleynik

Director Product Management
Frank Nitsch, Head of Operations

Frank Nitsch

Head of Operations
Marc Dressel, Head of People & Culture

Marc Dressel

Head of People & Culture
Dhawal Desai, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Dhawal Desai

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
Stefan Staudenmeyer, Head of Quality Assurance

Stefan Staudenmeyer

Head of Quality Assurance
Jens Deters, Head of Professional Services

Jens Deters

Head of Professional Services

Advisory Board Members & Advisors

Paul Klemm

Paul Klemm

Board Member | Early Bird
Christoph Hornung

Christoph Hornung

Board Member | Molten Ventures
Olaf Schmitz

Olaf Schmitz

Paul Fremantle

Paul Fremantle

Advisor | Weaveworks
Raphael Weiner

Raphael Weiner



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