About Us

co4e GmbH

The Consultancy for Engineers (co4e) GmbH is a software tool vendor and consultancy service provider. It was founded in 2019 as a spin-off from the German Aerospace Center (DLR). The co4e GmbH head office located in the heart of Berlin (Kreuzberg), Germany.

Our Mission

We want to enable system engineers to build distributed systems, which are highly reliable, highly efficient and correct by construction.

For this purpose, we combine state-of-the-art engineering methods and simulation tools with artificial intelligence to automate crucial and error prone engineering tasks.

Managing Director

Dr. Robert Hilbrich received his diploma in computer sciences from the Humboldt University in Berlin. He started his research career in the field of developing safety-critical embedded real-time systems at the Fraunhofer research institutes FIRST and FOKUS.

He received his doctorate from the Technical University in Cottbus, Germany for his work on the automated deployment for safety-critical applications on multicore processors by using AI-technology.

Dr. Robert Hilbrich joined the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in 2015 as a group manager for simulation and modeling technologies.


Dr. Robert Hilbrich

Dr. Robert Hilbrich

Berlin. Germany

Founder & CEO

Development and Consulting Team

Our team supports your ideas and your projects from their inception to their implementation by providing expert simulation and software engineering knowledge for your daily business.

Dr. Michael Behrisch

Senior Software Consultant

Dr. Jakob Erdmann

Senior Software Consultant

Angelo Banse

Senior Software Developer

Ronald Nippold

Senior Software Consultant