The freistil IT team

freistil IT was founded in 2010 and is specialised in building and operating high-performance IT infrastructures based on Open Source Software.

And these are the people that drive freistil IT:

Jochen Lillich

As Managing Director, Jochen takes care of the business as a whole.

He graduated in computer science from the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences and worked as software developer, system administrator and IT trainer. Before he founded freistil IT in 2010, he gained many years of experience as an IT manager for the german internet portal WEB.DE and at 1&1, one of the world's biggest web hosting providers.

Markus Heurung

Markus is responsible for all daily operations at freistil IT.

He has been a Drupal fanboy since 2004 and studied Computer Science at the Giessen University of Applied Sciences where he worked as a software developer for a science project. After a few years of training and supporting blind and visually impaired IT specialists, he returned to working full-time as a Drupal developer and trainer.

Philipp Kaiser

Philipp Kaiser

As a system administrator, Philipp makes sure our IT infrastructure stays healthy.

He finished his apprenticeship as Assistant for Information and Communication Technologies and as Qualified IT Specialist. After a short period of working as a freelancer, he joined WEB.DE AG where he learned to do large scale system administration. He then refined his skills doing equally challenging work at Schlund & Partner AG and 1&1 Internet AG.

Simon Mügge

As a Systems Administrator, Simon makes sure our IT infrastructure stays healthy.

He finished his apprenticeship as “Systems Administrator for Systems Integration” at WEB.DE AG where he learned to manage large scale IT infrastructure, later moving on to specialize into systems automation and infrastructure orchestration at 1&1 Internet AG.