The team behind the Konfuzio product

NLP experts work together with computer vision experts

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Digital Champions Award in the category
"Digital Processes & Organization"

Data, especially unstructured data, abounds in every company. This is where enormous potential lies dormant, which can be leveraged with the help of artificial intelligence (AI). Based on its own experience, Helm & Nagel developed the artificial intelligence "Konfuzio" - a self-learning software. For this, the jury awarded the Digital Champions Award in the category "Digital Processes & Organization" and additionally the award as "Best Regional Champion". 

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Konfuzio as a product of the
Helm & Nagel GmbH

In 2019, Helm & Nagel GmbH launched its self-learning software Konfuzio, which reads, extracts and validates information in documents. Based on their previous experience, the founders developed Konfuzio with a vision in mind: Companies should be able to improve the existing IT infrastructure in an evolutionary way and at the same time revolutionize the technology for understanding and processing documents. This is exactly what Konfuzio offers through easy integration, self-learning adaptation and high scalability.
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The Team

CFO from Konfuzio - Christopher Helm

Christopher Helm


Since the founding of Helm & Nagel GmbH in 2016, Christopher has been responsible for the product development of Konfuzio. He started very small with some MS Excel videos on YouTube. More than 10 years ago, the business student from Mannheim never imagined that these videos would lay the foundation for a company and AI software.

CTO of Konfuzio - Florian Zyprian

Florian Zyprian

As BASF-Hero, Florian has discovered security gaps at BASF, Deutsche Bahn and Celonis and helped to troubleshoot them. At Konfuzio, he not only ensures the confidential processing and secure electronic storage of all data, but also around the clock and without failure. As CTO, he heads the development team at Helm & Nagel GmbH.
Employee at Konfuzio - Iryna Pylypchuk

Iryna Pylypchuk

Sales & Business Development Manager

With 20 years of sales experience, Iryna is the sales genius of the team. Finding the right solution for the right customer is her specialty. Not only her experience, but also her last name is unique. To simplify, you can happily communicate with Iryna by "you".

Employees of Konfuzio - Giacomo Magnanini

Giacomo Magnanini

Full-Stack Developer
As an old hand in IT, Giacomo has already supervised various large projects and has been involved in many of them himself. He supports Konfuzio in expanding the IT architecture in a future-oriented way and helps to harmoniously combine new technology with existing technology with his many years of experience. He also brings the Italian Dolce Vita to the team in Munich.
Employee of Konfuzio - Ana Oliveira

Ana Oliveira

Head of AI
With a high level of automation, even the smallest deviations generate large errors. Ana uses her knowledge from various AI projects to adapt our product Konfuzio precisely and quickly to new customer requirements. She combines NLP, computer vision and traditional machine learning algorithms and has been learning German since her arrival from Portugal.
Employees of Konfuzio - Ben Trevett

Ben Trevett

AI Engineer
If the AI models understand the German text better than our native Englishman, Ben does not lean back and relax, but uses the time to learn German himself. As a GitHub pro, he not only outperforms some Instagram influencers with several thousand followers, but also trains multi-tenancy capable AI models whose capabilities go far beyond mere keywords and keyword search strategies.
Employees of Konfuzio - Adrian Hayler

Adrian Hayler

AI Engineer
Adrian finds a mathematical formula for every mundane and non-everyday problem. At Konfuzio, he takes care of the mathematical modeling of documents and unstructured texts. Each time a document is uploaded to the platform, models pre-trained by him achieve the best performance in extracting and validating the content.

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