In the future, autonomous mobility will transport us to work, carry our families and friends to see each other, and deliver the goods we count on every day. The mission of Edge Case Research is to ensure that everyone stepping into a self-driving car gets a safe ride, and that every autonomous vehicle traveling through our neighborhoods is built safely from the ground up. We work closely with our customers to achieve this vision. Our customers demand scalable, data-driven risk management solutions to help them go to market with autonomous mobility that is safe, reliable, and trustworthy. Edge Case delivers value to our customers by packaging the know-how of our team of experts into innovative products that accelerate safety engineering and monitor the safety of fleet operations to inform critical product readiness and underwriting decisions.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Co-Founder and CEO
Dr. Phil Koopman
Co-Founder and CTO
Gerrit Seidel joined yabeo as Managing Director and partner in 2016. yabeo is one of the leading German Venture Capital firms, investing in early stage Fintech, Insurtech, Healthtech, and Deeptech companies around the world. In this function Gerrit is among others co-founder investor of leading European Fin- and Insurtechs and Deputy Chairman of Solarisbank. After an MBA at the University of Rochester (NY) and his Ph.D. at the University of Munich, his business life started at the strategy and technology consultancy Arthur D. Little. As CEO of Continental Europe and Global Financial Services Head, he advised major global banks and (re)insurances across the globe. After 16 years he started at Xchanging plc, an LSE- quoted company, and became Managing Director of Xchanging Transaction Bank (JV with Deutsche Bank) and Fondsdepot Bank (JV with Allianz Global Investors). Enthusiastic about digitalization in the finance sector he joined the renown Reimann Family Office in Germany. As CEO of SOFORT Bank and SOFORT AG he lead and exited the leading European internet payment and open-banking company to Klarna A.B. (Stockholm), where he became Managing Director and CEO of the German-speaking region.