Driver of the Subscription Business Transition

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

60 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



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.


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.


The billwerk Team keeps growing

Gdansk – our new location


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).



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


Denmark’s major Newspaper chooses billwerk


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.


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).


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.


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).


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.



The Team in Minsk keeps growing

New office in Minsk – Vol. 2


Welcome onboard! Leigh Hooper

Chief Financial Officer

Leigh is an internationally experienced CFO with strong capital markets and financing expertise – not to mention his sailing expertise.


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.


billwerk Offsite in Schmilka

Team spirit inside and outside the office


Bonjour! M6 from France chooses billwerk


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.


Digital Forum Frankfurt 2019

Keynote: Subscription Business in Germany by billwerk CEO Dr. Ricco Deutscher

With the key note by Dr. Ricco Deutscher on Subscription Based Services in Germany – Status Quo and Outlook (available in German) the Digital Forum Frankfurt 2019 starts with a much discussed topic.


With E-Mobility and our new customer into the future



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).


E-Learning for the future with our new customer


ZUGFeRD standard for billwerk

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


Welcome into the heart of “MainHattan”

Our new office in Frankfurt


Dr. Ricco Deutscher at SaaStock Berlin

An insightful keynote on “5 traps you should avoid building a SaaS business” from our CEO at SaaStock Berlin.


The Team in Minsk is growing!

The new office in Minsk – Vol. 1


Industry leader relies on billwerk


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.


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.


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.


With our new customer we support the education


Customers from the mechanical engineering and cloud computing industries choose billwerk


Exciting new customers from SaaS & IaaS dock at billwerk



In-App Purchases Integration

For Apple App & Amazon App Store! 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.


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.


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.



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 takes off in the streaming market – with support from billwerk



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 TVNow Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: Digital Media
Lexware Logo | billwerk reference customer | Industry: SaaS 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: 60 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!