The detailed view of technologies and processes

TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH (TÜViT), with registered office in Essen, is a company of TÜV NORD GROUP, which is one of the largest technical service providers with more than 10,000 employees and business activities in 70 countries worldwide. More than 50 percent of the DAX 30 companies and numerous international companies are among the customers of TÜViT.

TÜViT is one of the leading testing service providers for IT security. The Company focuses on subjects such as Industry 4.0, critical infrastructures, cyber security, data protection audits, and the evaluation of information security management systems in accordance with ISO/IEC 27001. In addition, TÜViT audits and certifies data centers with regard to their physical security and high availability. TÜViT acts as a completely independent service provider, since the Company is not obliged to any product providers, system integrators, shareholders, other stakeholders or government agencies. Neither development nor sales, nor implementation are included in the services of TÜViT.

TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH

Dr. Silke Müller
Langemarckstraße 20
45141 Essen


Phone +49-201-8999-519

Fax +49-201-8999-555



Microsoft Dynamics Program

Hanse Escrow was selected by Microsoft as one of the featured escrow companies for the Certified for Microsoft Dynamics Program.

The Certified for Microsoft Dynamics (CfMD) program  identifies third-party solutions that have met Microsoft’s highest standards for Dynamics implementations. As CfMD is Microsoft’s highest level partner solution accreditation, Microsoft wants to provide further assurance to customers that they make a good choice when deciding to deploy a CfMD solution. This also enhances the value proposition of partners with CfMD solutions.

VeriTest is a service of Lionbridge Technologies.

VeriTest helps you prepare, test and retool your applications for Microsoft third-party product certification programs.

Competence Center for Applied Security Technology

Member of Competence Center for Applied Security Technology (CAST)

CAST e.V. offers a variety of services in the field of secure modern information technology and is a contact for all questions regarding IT security. Its network of competencies imparts knowledge of IT security technology on all educational levels – from supporting specialization in IT security at the TU Darmstadt, to career-accompanying education. Informational seminars, consultation, workshops and tutorials are how CAST supports the user when choosing the right security technology.

The goal of CAST e.V. is to provide and develop the necessary competencies for the growing importance of IT security in all branches of business and public administration.


Rheinstrasse 75
64295 Darmstadt

Phone +49-6151-869-230

Fax +49-6151-869-224



German Association of Law and Informatics

HanseEscrow has been a member of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik e.V. since 2007

The “Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik e.V.” (German Association of Law and Informatics, or DGRI for short) addresses issues in which informatics and computer technology overlap on the one hand and law and business overlap on the other hand.

The objective of DGRI is to promote the interaction between academia, research and practical application in the following areas:

  • legal issues relating to the processing of information,
  • the use of information technology within the legal system, and
  • creation of the legal context regarding information technology.

Hanse Escrow is on the Expert Committee on Software Protection. This committee helps to optimally achieve the security goals of software manufacturers, sellers and users.


DGRI Headquarters
c/o Vogel & Partner Rechtsanwälte mbB
Technologiepark Karlsruhe
Emmy-Noether-Straße 17
76131 Karlsruhe


Phone +49-721-782027-29

Fax +49-721-782027-27



Organisation pro Software Escrow e.V.

Founding of an association for the promotion of software escrow – Organisation pro Software Escrow e.V. – in April 2005

HanseEscrow is a Founding Member of “Organisation pro Software Escrow e.V.”

The purpose of this association is the promotion of software escrow and the interests of licensees and licensors of software escrow as well as service and consultancy businesses around the topic of source code escrow.

The main goals are:

  • to systematically educate others on how to protect investments in software and information technology, in the interest of a smoothly running economy
  • to represent the members’ interests and increase public awareness of escrow by holding talks, doing public relations work and cooperating on marketing
  • to develop standards and thereby guarantee consistently high-quality escrow services are provided by member companies
  • to ensure suitable legal conditions and involvement in creating binding legal security

Organisation pro Software Escrow e.V.
Innere Wiener Straße 11a
D-81667 München


Phone +49-700-673673673

Fax +49-700-673673673



Advisory Board

The Advisory Board of the Company

HanseEscrow put an advisory board into place in 2005 through which business leaders and academic experts are committed to advising us.

Strategic advice and periodic feedback from experts not involved in our daily business, help us keep focus on our core competencies and make solid-based decisions about the future.

Dr. Arend Dreyer, Heino Büchner and Bernd Ernst are members of our advisory board. We thank them for their wisdom and commitment to our company.

More than just daily business: Taking a broader view is part of our philosophy. We want to make sustainable and effective business decisions. Only a solid, forward-looking company can be the right partner for our customers.

  • Dr. Arend Dreyer is a business consultant with many years of experience in various positions including Chief Financial Officer of several major companies.
  • Mr. Heino Büchner, founder of Gauss Interprise AG an international company that was publicly traded since 1999, went into retirement after his company was acquired by OpenText Corp.
  • Mr. Bernd Ernst has been managing the investments in the technology sector at the Mittelständischen Beteiligungsgesellschaft Schleswig-Holstein mbH for many years.

These contacts and competencies which touch on our core areas of service make it possible for us to get expert recommendations for just about any questions HanseEscrow may have regarding company leadership and direction.

HanseEscrow Management GmbH
– Advisory Board –
P.O. Box 74 52
22832 Norderstedt


Phone +49-40-6466994-0

Fax +49-40-6466994-29