Cologne-based QSC AG offers small and mid-size enterprises an extensive range of ICT services – from telephony, data transfer, Housing and Hosting right through to IT Outsourcing and IT Consulting. With its companies INFO AG, a full-line provider of IT services headquartered in Hamburg, and IP Exchange, a Housing and Hosting specialist headquartered in Nuremberg, the QSC Group numbers among the leading mid-size providers of ICT services in Germany. QSC offers custom-tailored Managed Services for individual ICT needs, as well as a comprehensive product portfolio for customers and marketing partners that can be modularly adapted to suit the communications and IT needs in question. QSC offers its services on the basis of its own Next Generation Networks (NGN) and operates an Open Access platform, which unites a wide range of broadband technologies. QSC AG employs a workforce of some 1,400 people and is listed on the TecDAX index.
Cloud Leader 2012: Interview mit QSC Vorstand Thomas Stoek
Dr. Bernd Schlobohm, Chief Executive Officer
After receiving his doctorate, Bernd Schlobohm (born in 1960) worked as a management consultant in the IT and telecommunications technology sector until 1992.
In 1992, this post-graduate engineer became Managing Director of Spaceline Communication Services GmbH, a joint-venture launched by Thyssen AG and Itouchu Corp.
In 1994, he was also appointed Vice President of Engineering and Technology at Thyssen Telecom AG.
Schlobohm is the co-founder of QSC and has been Chief Executive Officer of QSC AG since May 1999.
Jürgen Hermann, Chief Financial Officer
Jürgen Hermann (born in 1964) studied Economics at the University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg. After his studies, he continued his leadership career as an officer in the German Army Signal Corps in Germany and the United States.
He then served in an executive capacity in the strategy department of Thyssen Telecom AG.
Hermann began his career at QSC in 1997 when the company was founded as a privately held consulting firm. As head of the finance department, he has been responsible for helping to shape the entire build-up of the company, from its pre-IPO financing to the initial public offering and right through until today.
Hermann has been a member of QSC AG's management board since April 1, 2009 responsible for Finance and since April 1, 2012 Chairman of the Management Board of INFO AG.
Arnold Stender, Member of the Board
Arnold Stender (born 1964) studied physics at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf and in 1995 graduated from the University of Bonn (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität).
Following tenures at Freenet, Bertelsmann and Mediaways – where he was responsible for setting up new business units and selling innovative products – he was Head of Sales and Marketing at Broadnet AG, which was acquired by QSC in 2006.
From 2007 on, Arnold Stender headed up the Products and Wholesale business units.
He has been appointed to QSC AG’s Management Board effective September 1, 2011.