A strong team

Blending ai and metallurgical expertise in one team


Smart Steel Technologies, headquartered in Berlin, Germany, is tackling the last efficiency frontier in steel manufacturing through Artificial Intelligence. A growing team of highly motivated, experienced mathematicians, physicists, software engineers, and metallurgy experts develops efficient solutions to reduce quality costs from basic oxygen furnace operation to hot-dip galvanising.

We deliver complex IT projects on time. We work closely with our clients to seamlessly integrate our products with their existing infrastructure. Our team is exceptionally well connected and cooperates with renowned experts from various fields in information technology and steel manufacturing.

Our technology is built for performance, scalability and the reduction of operating costs. We integrate all relevant data sources. We connect with conventional enterprise solutions and free valuable business data from information silos.

Founder & CEO


Dr. Falk-Florian Henrich

CV Highlights


Since 2016

Founded and developed Smart Steel Technologies (formerly CeleraOne STEEL), frontrunner for application of Artificial Intelligence for steel manufacturing

2011-2019

Founded and developed CeleraOne PRINT, market leader for zeroing in on potential paid content customers. Acquired by Axel Springer SE

2009-2011

Lead engineer for large scale (up to 50k req/sec) recommender systems, real-time anti-fraud engines, natural language processing

2006-2009

Research in Machine Learning and pure Mathematics (Differential Geometry & Analysis)

Academic Highlights


  • Ph.D. in Mathematics: Loop Spaces of Riemannian 3-manifolds, Conformal Structures, and Kähler Geometry
  • M. Sc. In Mathematics: Convenient Analysis on Nuclear Frechet Spaces
  • M. Sc. In Computer Science: Geometric Methods for Active Learning, Hard Upper Bounds for the Generalization Error using Finsler Metrics on Model Space