About AnyDesk

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Three Tech Pioneers sharing one Vision

The AnyDesk story began in 2012 with three technology pioneers sharing one vision: to develop a high-speed and top-secure Remote Desktop Software which would eventually become one of the market leading solutions. They put their vision into practise by creating a proprietary codec, DeskRT, that allows for virtually latency-free collaboration. Whether the user is down the hall, or on the other side of the world. With the support of a business angel investor, they were able to found the company AnyDesk Software GmbH in 2014.

Software Excellence made in Germany

Today, AnyDesk Software has been downloaded over 500 million times and is used by companies and personal users across the entire globe. The three founders of AnyDesk, Philipp Weiser, Andreas Mähler, and Olaf Liebe, developed the company from a Start-up into a Scale-up. One major point that has not changed until 2014 is the shared passion for the product across all departments at AnyDesk.

Philipp Weiser, Chief Executive Officer,
Founder

“If you want to see change, you have to take risks.”

Philipp Weiser, CEO

Our Management

With an endless passion for innovation and new technologies, Philipp is the main driver of the AnyDesk vision on the organisation’s journey from a Start-Up to a world renowned company.

Philipp Weiser

Chief Executive Officer
Founder

With 20 years of professional experience in Marketing and Business Development for Digital Products, Silke focuses on Sustainable Growth, while shaping corporate culture and identity.

Silke Hörsch

VP Marketing & Business Development

As passionate professional with 20+ years of experience in the IT industry, Holger believes strongly in the power of AI, IoT and the Cloud. His mission is to help companies master digital transformation.

Holger Friesz

VP Commercial

As Regional VP in APAC with over 20 years of experience in IT, Alan is an entrepreneurial leader who is passionate about building teams that deliver amazing results and services.

Alan Wong

Regional VP, APAC

2014

AnyDesk is founded by Philipp Weiser,
Andreas Mähler and Olaf Liebe.
The first version of AnyDesk is released.

2018

Next step: More flexibility for our users.
Remote Access for mobile devices
is now possible.

2019

First big milestone:
We reached 100 million downloads
in only 5 years.

2020

We are expanding:
The first office
in the US is opening

2020

Launch of our Management Console
my.AnyDesk for improved
customisation and administration.

2021

From Stuttgart to Asia:
We are proud to open
our offices in China and Hong Kong.

2021

Growing community:
We are happy to reach
500 Mio downloads and 150+ employees.

Stuttgart Headquarters

Türlenstraße 2, 70191 Stuttgart, Germany

Berlin Office

Kurfürstendamm 182, 10707 Berlin, Germany

Clearwater Office

19321 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, Florida 33764, United States

Shanghai Office

Room 2589 Central Plaza , 381 HuaiHai Middle Rd, China

Hong Kong Office

Unit 01 , 82/F ICC One Austin RD West, Hong Kong

Tbilisi Office

Illia Chavchavadze Avenue 37, 0179 Tbilisi, Georgia

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