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tellM UG (haftungsbeschränkt)

By creating a mobile platform where circles of friends can interact anonymously, tellM provides the world with a new way to connect.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Media and Entertainment
  • Location Aachen, NRW, Deutschland
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

TellM UG (haftungsbeschränkt) is a fresh start up that has been found to create a never before seen private social media app for mobile devices. The four team members include a Senior iOS developer, a serial entrepreneur and two mechanical engineering students from RWTH Aachen University, with first hand knowledge about the trendsetting Californian app-market. The App is currently programmed and Angel Investors contacted/onboarded.


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    Julius Lauenstein

    .Julius (22) was born in Hamburg. After skipping one year he graduated from high school in 09. During school he has been a fieldhockey coach and was the pupil’s representative. He now is in 6th semester of Ind. Eng. at RWTH Aachen and studied abroad at KTH Stockholm for one semester. With his functions during school and through working for two RWTH chairs and arvato AG, Julius has gained extensive experience in managing operations and leadership.

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    Alessio Avellan Borgmeyer

    Alessio was born on 10/28/1990 in Bad Homburg. His parents are German and Nicaraguan and he has one older sister. He graduated from highschool with his Abitur in 2010 including studies of one year abroad in Barranquilla, Colombia. After his graduation he began his studies at RWTH Aachen University in Industr. Eng. He spent the last 2 of his so far 6 semesters abroad at San Diego State University, CA, where he developed the idea of tellM.

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    Henrik Matthies

    Henrik (30) is a serial entrepreneur with a focus on marketing/communication start-ups. He graduated from WHU in '06 and worked 5 years from then on for arvato/Bertelsmann as Asst. to the CEO, Site Manager and Head of Sales for European CRM solutions. Henrik is currently doing his Ph.D. at RWTH Aachen University, analysing e-commerce shopping behavior. In 2011, he founded the social business which he headed for 2 years as CMO.

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    Timo Settels

    Timo (23) is a 6th semester electrical engineering student at RWTH Aachen. From age 14 to 16, Timo also studied 4 semester of computer sciences during school. Timo is the team’s technology backbone with extensive programming expertise. He is a Senior iOS Developer and has coded for Team Europe, Rocket Internet and HitFox. Timo has a 5 years coding track record for iOS and other operation systems, including Android.


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    Boris Kramar, Aachen

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