About Us

about-us iconSymbolian's vision is to change the way of human computer interaction by applying human cognitive principles to knowledge representation and processing.

Every person in our team brings unique knowledge and capabilities to Symbolian:


Jürgen Nicklisch-Franken

CEO & Founder

Jürgen has 25+ years of experience in Software Development and worked for many of the the German Top 100 companies. He gained entrepreneurial experience before and has a passion for Functional Programming and Type Theory.


Michael Karg

CTO & Partner

Master in Linguistics and Computer Science and lots of experience developing software. Responsible for Technical Product Development.

Ayla Franken

Public Relations

Ayla currently supports us in Public Relations.


Albert Neukirch

Legal & Sales Assistant

Studies law at Freie Universität Berlin and supports Symbolian in Legal and Sales.


Luis Engelbrecht

Luis Engelbrecht


Luis studies Industrial Engineering at Technische Universität Berlin and is responsible for Training & Projektmanagement.

Jacob Wood

Jacob Wood


Jacob studied full-stack web development at Spiced Academy in Berlin and has worked in frontend development ever since. He is responsible for Development and Support.

Tim Kleinke

Chief Marketing Officer

Tim studied Communication in Social and Economic Contexts at Universität der Künste Berlin and is currently our Chief Marketing Officer.