Leadership Team

Jakob Freund

Jakob Freund, CEO and Co-Founder

Jakob is co-founder and CEO of Camunda – responsible for the company’s vision and strategy. He’s also the driving force behind Camunda’s global growth and takes responsibility for the company culture. As well as holding an MSc in computer science, he co-authored the book “Real-Life BPMN” and is a sought-after speaker at technology and industry events.

Bernd Rücker

Bernd Ruecker, Chief Technologist and Co-Founder

Tech evangelist, public speaker, co-founder and chief technologist of Camunda – Bernd’s name is legend among developers. As the leader of Camunda’s developer relations, Bernd is responsible for helping developers utilize BPM technology to the full extent, coaching countless users to implement business logic centered around long-running flows. In addition, Bernd, who holds an MSc in software technology, co-authored the successful book “Real-Life BPMN.”

Daniel Meyer

Daniel Meyer, CTO

The mastermind behind some of Camunda’s biggest technological developments, Daniel joined us in 2010, serving first as a developer and consultant – coaching companies in BPM technology. He holds an MSc in computer science and is responsible for end-to-end development and maintenance of Camunda’s industry-leading products, as well as a sought-after speaker at technology events.

Carol Teskey

Carol Teskey, CPO

As head of the people team at Camunda, Carol Teskey leads talent acquisition, people operations, organization, experience, and learning & development. Carol is responsible for building Camunda’s highly productive, diverse and global remote workforce and has extensive experience leading HR and people teams at startups and fast-growth companies. She joins Camunda from Gitlab and previously held leadership roles at MongoDB, Ancestry, and eBay. A HR graduate of the National College of Ireland, she studied counseling and psychotherapy at the Dublin Business School.

Clemens Morgenroth

Clemens Morgenroth, CFO

Clemens is responsible for Camunda’s finance, legal and IT functions. He and his teams serve as the operational and administrative backbone of Camunda, providing vital services, data and infrastructure that ensure our operation grows seamlessly. Clemens brings varied finance and operations leadership experience in media and software organizations, having held executive positions across the USA and Europe at businesses including Sony Music Entertainment, BMG Rights Management and Everwise.


Laurent Seraphin, CMO

As Camunda’s CMO, Laurent leads the global marketing strategy and execution for Camunda. With over 25 years of experience in the enterprise software industry, he has a deep understanding of the needs and challenges of our customers, partners, and prospects. Laurent brings his passion for enabling digital transformation to Camunda having held senior leadership roles at organizations such as Instana, Docker and Mulesoft.

Peter Gan

Peter Gan, Productivity & Operations SVP

Peter Gan, Camunda’s Productivity & Operations SVP, oversees areas central to driving Camunda’s remote workforce and achieving peak performance at scale, including internal communications, revenue operations, field productivity, and account development. Beginning his technology career in 2006, Peter was SVP and GM of MuleSoft Global Cloud at Salesforce and held senior leadership roles at Google and Facebook before joining Camunda.

Frederic Meier

Frederic Meier, Senior Vice President

Frederic Meier serves as Senior Vice President at Camunda, leading the global sales strategy, partner channels, and sales engineering functions. He previously held the role of Director of Sales North America, driving Camunda’s expansion into North America. Before joining Camunda, Frederic worked in sales and business development with a Berlin based Fintech. His career journey spans across continents, having lived and worked in Australia, Japan, Germany, and currently, San Francisco, USA. Frederic brings a wealth of expertise to Camunda’s executive team, backed by multiple post-graduate degrees in International Management from the University of Sydney and CEMS, along with a degree in Law.