let us introduce ourselves

Our origins and our future

Opheo Solutions GmbH is a subsidiary of the Solvares Group, which it joined in 2021. We have been developing our OPHEO software of the same name for more than 20 years and have successfully established it in the market.

A history of development

Dr Stefan Anschütz and André Paul Henkel founded initions AG in 2001 as a spin-off of the Institute for Business Informatics at the University of Hamburg. The was to make mathematical optimization and artificial intelligence commercially viable. In 2021, the OPHEO Business Unit was spun off as an independent company and Opheo Solutions GmbH was born.

OPHEO as a software platform for Tour Planning, Tour Optimization, Predictive Planning and Telematics combines these innovative and pioneering technologies into one product. Opheo Solutions GmbH employs 50 people at its Hamburg location. From our new office building BRAMS in Hamburg Bramfeld, we serve customers across Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.


Years of success


Committed and customer-oriented employees


Tour schedules OPHEO calculates per minute


Dr. Stefan Anschütz

Founder & CEO Opheo Solutions

We automate Truck Dispatching!


The graduate business mathematician achieved his doctorate on evolutionary optimization algorithms. At the time, Dr Stefan Anschütz was, among other things, a lecturer for software development and computer-aided planning at the University of Hamburg and undertook research as a visiting scholar at Stanford University.

As part of his board function at the parent company initions GmbH, the family man and passionate cross-country skier & beach volleyball player manages the fortunes of the newly founded Opheo Solutions GmbH. As a Recognised Expert in the automation of truck dispatching, Stefan Anschütz has been an active author for many years and is also a speaker and panellist at many industry and trade events.


Our mission is the digitalization of transport management in road freight transport. Through extensive automation of dispatching, we want to redefine the job of the dispatcher and ensure framework conditions that make this job attractive for young employees as well.

A history of excellence


In the LOGISTRA best practice: Innovations 2022 readers’ poll, we took first place in the telematics and navigation category with OPHEO 7, the latest version of our dispatching and transport management software.

Every two years, the trade magazine from HUSS-VERLAG asks its readers about the most exciting innovations and at the same time future-proof solutions in transport and intralogistics.

In 2020, we were awarded the renowned Telematik Award for the second time, by the media group With our combined AI and telematics solution consisting of OPHEO roadEngine + OPHEO MOBILE we have

convinced the jury. The synergy of both solutions enables our customers to automate their dispatching – up to a completely autonomous control by OPHEO.

We have been recognized for our family-friendly HR policy by the “Hamburg Alliance for Families”, an initiative of the Hamburg Senate, and the Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber of Crafts.

The Hamburg Family Seal confirms Opheo Solutions as an employer particularly committed to the compatibility of family and career.

For our Telematics solution we have been continuously awarded as TOP PROVIDER since 2013

and are accordingly listed in the “TOPLIST of Telematics”.

In 2014, we won the Telematics Award in the main category “Fleet Telematics” for our OPHEO solution. OPHEO was awarded for its innovative forecasting function. The Telematik Award recognizes outstanding development achievements and solutions in the field of telematics.

By honouring these TOP providers, the organizer, the media group, is pursuing the goal of making the telematics industry more transparent, better known and easier to understand for users, as well as presenting future trends using examples of best practice.