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About achelos GmbH

achelos creates greater security in the digital world

achelos is a manufacturer-independent software development and consulting firm based Paderborn, Germany. Founded in 2008, the company develops and operates highly specialised products, solutions and services for security-critical applications in international markets.

Alongside general security-related topics, we focus on industry solutions in the healthcare, mobility, public and IoT segments. Our customers and partners include government institutions, private companies and organisations with security requirements for digital applications. Our ideas, products and solutions in the field of embedded security have been incorporated into many national and international projects.

With "Qumate", achelos offers an extensive portfolio of tools and services for testing, simulating and checking the function and conformity of network connections and components in line with international security standards. Our benchmark is ultimate IT security. To this end, we consistently develop products and solutions in line with the "IT Security by Design" approach.

Customers benefit from specific know-how, as well as bundled, requirements-based areas of expertise along the entire process chain of planning, development, testing and implementation.

With qualified expert knowledge and pronounced technology expertise in the fields of cryptography and security, we are highly motivated to make the digital future a little more secure every day.

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Management team

Kathrin Asmuth, Frank Stehling


Founded in

May 2008


Company HQ




Manufacturer-independent software development and consulting firm


Expert knowledge

Specialists with a wide range of competencies in cryptography and security technology

Target markets

Security, healthcare, mobility, public and IoT



Products, solutions, services (consulting, testing), embedded security product development partner



General security-related topics and industry solutions for the international market


Customers | Partners

Governmental institutions, private companies and organisations that require solutions for security-critical fields of application





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