We provide a comprehensive platform for bioinformatic, cheminformatic and systems biological tools

Our team

Prof. Dr. Edgar Wingender

Prof. Dr. Edgar Wingender
Founder and CEO

It is Edgar’s task to develop visions for the still young company, implement them in the company’s strategic plans and organize the company accordingly.

More information about his background can be found .

You may contact Edgar under: edgar.wingender (at) genexplain.com

Dr. Alexander Kel

Dr. Alexander Kel
Founder and Chief Scientific Officer (CSO)

Alexander is the major driving force behind geneXplain’s science and technology. It is his task to let innovative products and services materialize from new ingenious concepts.

More information about Alexander’s career and background can be found .

You may contact Alexander under: alexander.kel (at) genexplain.com


Dr. Olga Kel-Margoulis
Director Applied Life Science Informatics

Having a very strong background in life sciences, Olga has acquired rich experience with a broad range of bioinformatics applications. In particular, she is expert in all aspects of database curation as well as in biological interpretation of microarray data. At her previous position, Olga was responsible for organizing the curation process of the TRANSFAC and TRANSPATH databases.

You may contact Olga under: olga.kel-margoulis (at) genexplain.com


Dr. Holger Michael
Grant Manager

With all his rich experience in molecular biology, genetics and bioinformatics, Holger has increasingly built expertise in organizing grant applications and managing their administration during the project in his previous positions in academic and industrial environments. He also adopted responsibility for our dissemination activities in the MIMOmics project.

You may contact Holger under: holger.michael (at) genexplain.com


Philip Stegmaier
Manager Software and Technology Development

Holding a Diploma in biology of the Technical University of Baunschweig, Philip has since gathered rich experience in theoretical and applied bioinformatics. He joined as researcher and project manager, being responsible for coordinating our contributions to the different research projects.

You may contact Philip under: philip.stegmaier (at) genexplain.com


Dr. Jeannette Koschmann
Product Manager geneXplain Platform

Jeannette made her PhD with a bioinformatic thesis at the Technical University of Braunschweig. By applying our technology in the course of our research projects, she is getting deep insights into its rich functionality. She is thus the expert to talk to whenever support in handling the platform or other products is needed.

You may contact Jeannette under: jeannette.koschmann (at) genexplain.com