Driver of the Subscription Business Transition

Unleash the full potential of your Subscription Business Model with billwerk and us.

75 Colleagues, 3 Locations, one Mission.

From start-up to one of the leading European platform providers for Subscription Management & Recurring Billing. Over the past years, we at billwerk have developed a unique innovative advantage and competitive edge for you – an open and GoBD-certified platform with a strong REST API and 3rd party integrations. A platform that meets the highest requirements for European data protection and financial accounting. Today, a large number of German and European medium-sized companies trust in the benefits and reliability of our platform … and hopefully yours soon!

Your Goals, Our Mission

billwerk supports European subscription providers to be successful worldwide with the billwerk platform.

Our platform meets the requirements of highest innovation level, quality and corresponds with all European standards and norms.

Become part of the billwerk-Story

2022

January

Sofacto Joins PSG-backed billwerk Group

Welcome Sofacto to the billwerk Group.

With this development, we are responding to a long-standing and large customer request to expand the billwerk platform with a direct integration into the Salesforce ecosystem, thus bringing the front-end and back-end teams and systems closer together.

2021

December

billwerk Dynamics 365 Connector

billwerk and Sven Mahn IT announce integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365

With the billwerk Dynamics 365 Connector, subscription business models can now be easily integrated into Dynamics 365.

November

We made it! billwerk wins Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award

With a growth rate of 320,68 percent, billwerk places 29th in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2021.

November

Reepay joins forces with billwerk

Welcome to the family. Welcome Reepay.

With this merger, we are consequently continuing on our path of becoming a leading pan-European software provider of subscription management, billing and payment solutions for European subscription companies.

October

billwerk SAP Connector

billwerk and cimt announce integration with SAP Finance

With the billwerk SAP Connector, the performance, flexibility and dynamics of the billwerk subscription management platform can now be combined with those of the market-leading ERP system for financial reporting and accounting from SAP.

May

PSG acquires majority stake in billwerk

Welcome PSG. Welcome Future. Here is billwerk.

PSG, a leading growth equity firm focused on partnering with mid-market software and technology-based services companies, aims to support billwerk’s international growth plan both organically and through strategic M&A activities. Learn more.

March

The billwerk Team keeps growing

Gdansk – our new location

April

billwerk Subscription Industry Report 2021

The subscription model – in times of crisis

For subscription providers, subscription models are proving to be true bulwarks and growth accelerators in the Corona crisis. Get exclusive insights with current key figures on the status quo and development of the German subscription industry (available in German).

2020

November

With the support of billwerk, Bedrocks technology operates the French streaming platform Salto

October

Denmark’s major Newspaper chooses billwerk

October

Innovative Research Project | AI-based Subscription Business Automation

The next evolutionary stage of Subscription Business Models

Together with the University of Kassel, billwerk is developing a prototype as part of the project “KIBA – AI-based Business Automation of Recurring Business Models” (available in German), which will automate processes around Subscription Business Models using AI (KI in German) technology.

October

Research project: SubaSa – Subscription based Sales

Go-to-Market Navigator for Industrial Subscription Business

Together with IPRI, FIR at RWTH Aachen University and well-known industrial companies, billwerk is developing a market introduction navigator for the simple and straightforward introduction of industrial subscription business models as part of the BMWi-funded SubaSa project (available in German).

July

billwerk becomes a Resident of Belarus Hi-Tech Park!

Europe’s Own Silicon Valley

We have offically joined the Belarus High Technologies Park (HTP), a special business environment for IT innovation companies. The membership at HTP is a further truly important step in the evolution journey of our office in Minsk.

June

billwerk Subscription Industry Report 2020

Exclusive insights from the Subscription Business Industry of the DACH region

Learn all about the driving industries, the best payment providers, the right prices and payment methods that lead to success! And much more in the new billwerk Subscription Business Industry Report 2020 (available in German).

February

The foundation of “OOO billwerk“ in Belarus

A milestone for billwerk: The foundation of the limited liability company “OOO billwerk” in Belarus and appointment of Andrei Mikhniuk as director.

2019

October

Subscription Leaders Summit #SLS19FFM

First German conference on subscription business.

A unique platform and an exclusive network for the German Subscription Economy – with the Subscription Leaders Summit 2019, billwerk and its partners GoCardless, paydirekt, KSP Rechtanwälte und das FiR-Institute of RWTH Aachen University are organizing the first independent conference of its kind in Germany.

September

billwerk Offsite in Schmilka

Team spirit inside and outside the office

June

Bonjour! M6 from France chooses billwerk

April

Whitepaper “Subscription Based Services“

Market data for Germany for the first time

In the Whitepaper „Susbcription Based Services“ billwerk for the first time publishes data describing the development and status quo of the Subscription Economy in Germany beschreiben.

January

With E-Mobility and our new customer into the future

2018

November

GoBD conformity certified for billwerk

The perfect solution for European subscription companies.

GoBD conformity has been certified by independent auditors. billwerk complies with the strict requirements of German data protection, the EU-DSGVO and the Special Features for Financial Accounting (GoBD).

November

E-Learning for the future with our new customer

November

ZUGFeRD standard for billwerk

We are the first European Subscription Management & Recurring Billing Provider to support the ZUGFeRD standard.

November

Welcome into the heart of “MainHattan”

Our new office in Frankfurt

October

The Team in Minsk is growing!

The new office in Minsk – Vol. 1

October

Industry leader relies on billwerk

October

billwerk integrates Zapier

With Zapier integration, billwerk underlines its claim to be the largest Subscription Business Ecosystem in Europe: A variety of third-party SaaS applications such as HubSpot, MailChimp and Zendesk can be easily connected with Zapier.

October

Welcome onboard! Andreas Schmidt

Head of Software Engineering

Andreas is not only a tango dancer, but also an experienced team leader for software architecture, product owner and scrum master.

October

billwerk is PCI DSS-compliant

We protect your sensitive customer data at the highest level of compliance. billwerk is PCI Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) compliant with the globally accepted security standard for credit card transactions.

September

With our new customer we support the education

June

Customers from the mechanical engineering and cloud computing industries choose billwerk

May

Exciting new customers from SaaS & IaaS dock at billwerk

2017

December

In-App Purchases Integration

For Apple App & Amazon App Store

waipu.tv! Our first customer who actively used both.

With In-App-Purchases you expand your target groups and simplify access to your subscription offers for mobile users, which can have a lasting positive effect on the conversion rate and thus on sales.

September

Welcome onboard! Pierre Schramm

Chief Marketing Officer

Pierre has held the digital DNA for 25 years. In various Internet start-ups, media companies and FinTechs in the area of marketing, product and portal development, business development and sales.

January

Welcome onboard! Jonas Hornung

Chief Information Officer

Jonas is an expert in application administration and a fan of Linux, GIT, open source, Jenkins, automation – and mountain biking.

2016

July

Welcome onboard! Andrei Mikhniuk

Head of Minsk Team

Andrei is an experienced software engineer and now leads our team in Minsk! Besides experience as a team leader, he also brings further experience as a father of three children.

April

waipu.tv takes off in the streaming market – with support from billwerk

2015

October

The creation of billwerk GmbH

With a shared mission, billwerk is founded by former McKinsey manager and physicist Dr. Ricco Deutscher and co-founders Steffen Mey, Thomas Tauber and Christian Winnerlein.

Customers who already trust us

RTL+ Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: Digital Media
Lexware Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: SaaS
waipu.tv Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: Digital Media | Streaming
Duden Learnattack Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: e-Learning
sevDesk Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: SaaS
Hatz Diesel Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: Industry
Information DK Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: Digital Media
EWE Go Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: e-Mobility
PONS Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: e-Learning
Cornelsen Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: e-Learning
Bedrock | Salto | Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: Digital Media
Clinton Company | Camp David | Logo | billwerk reference customer | Sector: e-Commerce

We ask for your understanding that we do not list all our customers here. Thank you very much! Here you can find more billwerk case studies

In the beginning there were four – our founders

Today: 75 Colleagues, 3 Locations, one Team!
Everyone in Team billwerk is an experienced expert in their field. Together we work on the mission to make European subscription providers successful worldwide with the billwerk platform. You are very welcome too!