Automation Now - Our offer

Repetitive, lengthy “alwaysthesame” processes. They exist in every organization. We automate exactly these processes. With intelligent Automation (Robotic Process Automation OCR & AI).

Process automation with software robots (RPA)

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is a fairly young and highly disruptive technology that has, for the past few years, enabled the automation of processes that were previously considered “non-automatable”(in a cost efficient way).
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Intelligent document processing with OCR

Optical Character Recognition (OCR) enables automatic processing of “analogue” documents. Finally gain the upper hand over letters, forms and other paper-based documents. This also applies to scanned PDFs as well as PDFs with metadata.
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Our aspiration: Create tangible business benefits

Automation Now is a digitalization and automation consultancy based in Berlin.

We love automation, reclaimed hours for employees, speeding up processes and new technologies – it’s our lifeblood.

What does that mean?

We don’t settle for half-baked case studies, half-finished solutions or 80-page meaningless PowerPoint presentations.

Our claim is to accompany our customers transparently and with impeccable craftsmanship in uncovering and closing automation gaps.

Our Expertise

Our experts have already developed digitization and automation solutions in numerous industries and companies, some of which are highly regulated.
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You miss your industry in the listing? Don’t worry. A good automation and digitization expert is able to quickly get to grips with processes and requirements. Therefore, we do not limit our offer to specific industries.

* In cooperation with our partner company RIBOTA
** In cooperation with our partner company ForteStrat

Technology Partner

We rely on market-leading standard applications for our services. You can find an excerpt of our technology partners here

Our Experts

Simon Schirmbeck

Simon Schirmbeck

Founder, Managing Director

Simon is an expert in digitization and automation solutions.

He is the proud founder of numerous automation teams of several companies and UiPath developer from the very beginning.

His fortes are RPA coaching, clean code and CoE building.

Aleksandrs Baranisniks

Aleksandrs Baranisniks

Founder, Managing Director

Aleksandrs is an expert in digitalization and automation solutions.

With his broad technology knowledge, he has already developed automation solutions for the most ” adventuresome” processes.

His lifeblood is Attended Automation, Document Understanding and the automation of complex process chains.

Alexander Scheel

Alexander Scheel

Executive Advisor, Managing Director Partner Company RIBOTA

Alexander is an expert in project management and process optimization.

He has accompanied transformation projects at companies in (almost) all around the world and was one of the first to successfully implement robots in his own company.

For the automation of a complex web application he also tends to be an early bird if needed.

Marc-Joël Fortelny

Marc-Joël Fortelny

Executive Advisor, Managing Director Partner Firm ForteStrat

Marc has had the privilege to conceptualize as well as implement digital solutions for SMEs to global corporations across multiple industries.

As an Austrian, he was often a Swiss army knife for automation in Germany (new definition of DACH?).

He is part of committees such as UiPath’s Product Advisory Council (PAC) that help shape feature and product designs. He had earned these privileges through long and deep partnerships.

His passions are RPA, OCR and various forms of AI.


We are looking forward to your inquiry.

Are you interested in our services or would you like to cooperate with us?

With pleasure!

Just write us an email or give us a call.


Willy-Brandt-Platz 2
12529 Schönefeld



+49 30 577 13 112