Our Team


As the Managing Director of SOP Hilmbauer & Mauberger GmbH, Johann Hilmbauer is responsible for the areas of Digital Education, the LBA - inventory management system, as well as the overall financial administration.

In the field of Digital Education, his primary focus is to lead the team in the development and implementation of innovative technology solutions in educational institutions.

As the department head and Key Account Manager for the LBA inventory management system, he maintains continuous communication with customers and collaborates closely with the team to ensure the ongoing development of the system.

In addition to these responsibilities, he holds the financial responsibility of the company. His understanding of financial and budgetary matters ensures that SOP achieves its financial goals and consistently maintains the right course.

In his role as Managing Director, Gerald Mauberger plays a pivotal role in leading the company's largest business segment: the digitization of higher education institutions.  From the company's office in Vienna, Austria, he oversees the day-to-day operations and development of this important division, which serves numerous clients in over 30 countries worldwide.

Gerald's unwavering commitment and effective leadership have been instrumental in facilitating the transition to paperless and sustainable management of exchange and study programs for more than 300 higher education institutions. With a strong focus on innovation and digital transformation, he and his dedicated team remain steadfast in empowering educational institutions to deliver seamless experiences to their extensive academic communities.

Always at the forefront of advancements, Gerald and his team are constantly exploring innovative solutions and technologies to enhance the digital landscape for higher education institutions around the world.


We take pride in our diverse and dynamic international team. We are a mix of cultures, with a variety of professional experiences and talents. Together, we foster innovation and collaboration, ensuring that every solution we create encompasses a versatile and adaptable perspective, tailored to the specific needs of our customers.

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Higher Education Unit Administration Unit