Olaf Drechsler

Freelancer/Self-employed, IT Berater (Freiberufler/Freelancer), nur ich

Frankfurt am Main, Germany


Professional experience for Olaf Drechsler

  • Current , since Sep 2013

    IT Berater (Freiberufler/Freelancer)

    nur ich

    Seit 2008 mit Unterbrechungen in diversen Projekten tätig in Konzeption und Test von IT-Systemen bei der Bahn.

  • Current , since Jan 2012

    Selbständiger Partner

    Der Zukunft eine Chance geben

    Wir verhelfen anderen Menschen einerseits zu mehr Gesundheit, andererseits zu einem passiven Einkommen.

  • Current , since Feb 2005


    Praxis für Naturheilkunde

  • 5 years and 8 months, Jan 2008 - Aug 2013


    Softways GmbH

    Requirements Engineering and project management during adaption of the German railroad company's booking system.

  • 5 years and 4 months, Mar 2006 - Jun 2011

    Sales and Marketing

    Martion Audiosysteme

    Focused on retailers in the MENA region.

  • 6 months, Jul 2007 - Dec 2007


    time2train GmbH

    IT-Trainer during rollout of a custom made software at a big German financial service provider (about 30,000 user)

  • 4 months, Nov 2006 - Feb 2007

    event organisation

    BDI, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie, Federation of German Industries

    Organising the "2nd Broader MENA Finance Conference " in Munich: acquisition of speakers, marketing among the business community in Germany and the MENA region.

  • 7 months, Nov 2005 - May 2006

    Country Desk Manager Afghanistan

    BDI, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie, Federation of German Industries

    Organising several Conferences in Germany and Europe to promote Investment possibilities in Afghanistan. Trip to Kabul with a German business delegation.

  • 1 year and 1 month, Feb 2003 - Feb 2004


    Bombardier Transportation

    Full project cycle: Introducing a world wide HR master data system. Assistant to the project manager (producing the Business case, monthly reports for the board of directors), and SAP-Consultant (produced some concept papers and did data quality analysis during data transfer from legacy systems)

  • 1 year and 1 month, Jan 2002 - Jan 2003


    WBS Training AG

  • 9 months, Feb 2001 - Oct 2001

    Product Manager

    ISBAC GmbH, non-existent due to insolvency

    Due to the insolvency of SHUTTLEsoft, we shrinked from 85 to 11 and I was responsible for implementing our products, i.e. requirements engineering, project management and producing the marketing material.

  • 1 year and 1 month, Jan 2000 - Jan 2001

    Sales Manager, Head of Presales, Head of Quality Management

    SHUTTLEsoft AG, non-existent due to insolvency

    I started in sales but quickly was asked to start the presales department from scratch. The same happened half a year later when we needed a quality assurance department. During all that time I had close connections to customers and product management.

  • 4 years and 1 month, Jan 1995 - Jan 1999

    event organisation

    aspen institute Berlin

    Very nice student job that made me meet Henry Kissinger, Condoleezza Rice, Bob Zoellick and a lot of other very interesting persons.

Educational background for Olaf Drechsler

  • Freie Universität Berlin


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French


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