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We are Askantis

Our team

Oliver received his MSc in Physics from ETH Zurich, with a specialization in quantum information technology and machine learning. Prior to founding Askantis in 2023, he worked as a Software Engineer and Technology Consultant.

Co-Founder

Oliver Knapp

Antonia studied Computer Science at ETH Zurich, focusing on Information and Data Processing. Previously, she led the tech consultancy ETH juniors as president and was an active member of ETH's high-performance computing team.

Co-Founder

Antonia Unger

Felix holds a MSc in Mathematics from ETH Zurich and is currently pursuing his PhD in the field of statistics and machine learning. He was awarded the ETH Medal for his pioneering research on meta reinforcement learning.

Co-Founder

Felix Schur

Mert holds a MSc in Data Science from ETH Zurich, with a specialization in natural language processing, reinforcement learning, and optimization problems. Before joining Askantis, he gained valuable experience as a software engineer at Deloitte and as a research assistant at both ETH Zurich and EPFL.

Data Science and Machine Learning Engineer

Mert Erkul

Martin received his MSc in Computational Sciences and Engineering from ETH Zurich in 2022. With a foundation in academic research and hands-on professional experience, he specializes in machine intelligence and data science.

Machine Learning Engineer

Martin Tschechne

Dominik received his MSc in Computational Sciences and Engineering from ETH Zurich in 2022. Before joining Askantis, he worked as software engineer at Ergon Informatics, and further expanded his professional expertise as a consultant at Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Machine Learning Engineer

Dominik Helmreich

Helmut is an Associate Professor at Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich, specializing in the domain of natural language processing (NLP). With more than three decades of experience in this field, he has been at the forefront of neural network-based NLP since its inception.

Senior Scientific Collaborator

Dr. Helmut Schmid

Who we are

Askantis was founded in 2023 by three ETH Zurich alumni. Our team consists of mathematicians, physicists, data scientists, software engineers and machine learning experts.

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