Frank Schoenthaler, born in 1959, has received a Diploma in Business Engineering from University of Karlsruhe (TU). His special focus was Operations Research and Computer Science. After many years in research in the range of applied informatics he completed his doctorate in 1989 at the University of Karlsruhe (TU) with Prof. Dr. W. Stucky as a Doctor of Economic Sciences (Dr. rer. pol./Ph. D.).
Since 1994 Dr. Schoenthaler is managing shareholder of PROMATIS software GmbH. He is responsible for the company- and product strategy and manages the operative core business. With more than 25 years of experience in the ranges of business management, strategy, business processes and information systems, Dr. Schoenthaler stands for consulting, management, development and training with distinguished business thinking and international focus. He is the author of numerous scientific and user-close publications in the area of business processes and information systems and here he is internationally renowned as an expert in his field.
As a member of the board of directors of DOAG Deutsche Oracle Anwendergruppe e.V. (German Oracle User Group) Dr. Schoenthaler is responsible for the Business Solutions Community (BSC). He is the curator of both AIK Angewandte Informatik Karlsruhe e.V. (Applied Computer Sciences in Karlsruhe) and the Integrata-Stiftung für humane Nutzung der Informationstechnologie (Integrata-Foundation for the human use of information technologies). Through his commitment to the German Oracle Partner Advisory Board he can actively get involved in cooperating with Oracle as a strategic partner.