• Franz

    Director of Global Business

    Since 2013 Franz has been leading the global expansion of TASKING products and works closely with industry-leading Tier-1 automotive OEM's, Tier-1 suppliers and semiconductor manufacturers. He brings a strong engineering background and a deep understanding of embedded software tools to the TASKING team. Franz previously held several senior management positions at VaST Systems Technology, Innoveda, and Mentor Graphics, where he developed his knowledge in sales and business leadership. Franz holds a Bachelor's degree in Technical Physics from the University of Applied Sciences in Munich, Germany.

  • Mike Griesbach

    Director of Global Operations

    Mike joined Altium’s TASKING organization in 2016 bringing over 30 years’ experience in developing high-quality software products. Mike has a passion for establishing efficient processes to drive growth across multi-functional teams. Before joining TASKING, Mike held engineering and senior management positions at Tektronix, Cadence Design Systems and Mentor Graphics. He is the recipient of Product Quality Awards at Mentor Graphics, the Tektronix Recognition of Achievement for Software Testing, and the Northwest Software Excellence Award. Mike holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin. He also attended the Leadership for Senior Executives Program at Harvard University.