Who we are

Intercope is an independent and highly reputable software technology company serving financial institutions across the globe. Intercope is a team of passionate and highly competent German engineers providing software in the high-end interbank messaging market for over 30 years.
With a growing customer list of global tier1 financial institutions, Intercope is the ideal solution partner for now and the realities of the digitally disruptive age.

The Intercope product BOX Messaging Hub is a single window messaging software solution, which is jointly developed with an active user community, guaranteeing that all regulatory compliance, latest technology enhancements and community findings are incorporated into the product.

Intercope works closely with leading partners, such as IBM, PPI, SIA and SWIFT.

520

BICs connected to BOX

60

highly qualified employees

100

customers worldwide

Where we are

Global reach

Executive Management

Reinhart Laumer

Reinhart Laumer

President and CEO

Reinhart, a software development pioneer since 1969 and IT entrepreneur since 1977, founded Intercope in 1982 in Hamburg, Germany and has been leading the company successfully for more than 30 years. Reinhart is Intercope’s major shareholder and takes his strategic decisions in close cooperation with his management team. He has polyglot communication skills and maintains close contacts with major customers and partners around the world. Within the SWIFT community, he is well known for having attended all SIBOS events since 1985.

Frank Kollender    

CFO and Managing Director

Frank and his team handle all aspects of financial management and administration within Intercope. Frank is actively involved in strategic company decisions and the primary partner of our customers for all contractual matters. Frank, banker and certified business economist, joined Intercope in 1990. Prior to this, he has been working with Vereins-und Westbank in Hamburg, Germany.

Olaf Grossler    

Head of Implementation & Support

Olaf is responsible for the customization and implementation of BOX Messaging Hub and MessagePlus/Open. Olaf and his team work in close cooperation with our customers and support them by remote assistance and onsite attendance as required. Before being appointed to his current position, the graduated computer scientist worked as a key developer of Box Messaging Hub and MessagePlus/Open with Intercope since 1993.

Jens Huser    

Head of Development

Jens is responsible for the core development of Box Messaging Hub and MessagePlus/Open. He is personally involved in all major architecture and design decisions, leads a team of some 15 highly motivated software professionals and has a strong focus on all aspects of quality management in the development process. Jens, graduated physicist, joined Intercope in 1990 and since has been involved in all major software development projects of the company.

Daragh Kirby

Daragh Kirby

Head of Sales & Marketing

Daragh and his team lead the go-to-market and sales execution for Intercope – presenting the value of Intercope solutions, interacting with customers, business partners and representing Intercope at industry, customer and vendor events. Daragh has over 20 years’ experience in working with banks, market infrastructures and technology companies to source and provide the right solution for payments and financial messaging. Before Intercope, Daragh was the sales and solution leader for IBM’s payments products in Europe. Previously, Daragh was an IT Architect/Consultant working at IBM, Credit Suisse, RBS, and Dell Computers. Daragh has a degree in Finance & Economics and postgraduate qualifications in Computer Science and Corporate Treasury.

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