SALAMANTEX is an Austrian provider of software solutions for digital currencies. We combine smart, trusted and secure software solutions into one seamless experience. Our experts provide you today with the cashless payment options of tomorrow.
Founded in 2017, our Austria-based dynamic and international SALAMANTEX team consults and develops in the areas of IT-services and cryptocurrency to provide modern software solutions for digital payments at the Point-of-Sale and in E-Commerce. Simplicity, speed and security are paramount to us. We thrive to enable unrestrained access to and usage of cryptocurrencies in order to consolidate the trust in the market and blockchain technology. Our daily work is based on cross-team collaboration, continuous growth and the strong motivation to revolutionize the payment industry.
We believe that in order to build something together, we have to think of how our individual action(s) will affect the collective goal. Being effective and creative in what you do is the key to excellence. We hire people who we think are right for the job, so that they can make the company stronger and a better place to work at. We are all in this together, celebrating successes together and facing adversities together.
René Pomassl is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of SALAMANTEX. He has been actively engaged in the blockchain sector since 2011. Due to ...
René Pomassl is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of SALAMANTEX. He has been actively engaged in the blockchain sector since 2011. Due to his vast expertise, he is a renowned advisor for several government agencies and chambers of commerce in different countries.
A native of Atzenbrugg, Lower Austria, René always had a natural inclination towards finding logical solutions to everyday problems, learning how to program software at the age of 6. He later worked in various IT and financial institutions, acquiring extensive knowledge and experience in management strategy and building complex IT infrastructures; all of which eventually led to the establishment of SALAMANTEX in 2017.
With René at the helm, SALAMANTEX has not only helped bring cryptocurrencies out of obscurity and onto the world stage, but has grown exponentially across the European region thanks to multiple strategic partnerships with some of the largest companies in the payments sector.
“We help companies to stay competitive in times of digitalization and constant change. Together, we create trust and new possibilities for our clients to attain a strong first mover position in their respective areas. Thus, we enable consumers to choose from a larger range of payment methods in the future."
Markus Pejacsevich is the Chief Operating Officer of SALAMANTEX. He is responsible for directing the growth and expansion of the company into ...
Markus Pejacsevich is the Chief Operating Officer of SALAMANTEX. He is responsible for directing the growth and expansion of the company into emerging financial markets. Born and raised in Vienna, Austria, Markus obtained his Industrial Engineering degree from the Technologisches Gewerbemuseum (TGM) and later attended the University of Buckingham, United Kingdom where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Business Studies.
He speaks German, English, and Spanish fluently. As an experienced shareholder for multiple investment companies and payment enterprises, he is instrumental in transforming the economic structure of SALAMANTEX by facilitating and supporting collaborations with core industry leaders.
Through these strategic alliances, Markus has successfully positioned SALAMANTEX as a key player in the payments and e-commerce industry, setting the stage for a smooth entry into this new, dynamic ecosystem.
“I am proud to help propel SALAMANTEX to become the global market leader in digital payments. We enable business owners to accept digital assets as a form of payment as part of our inclusive approach to connect them to the growing financial ecosystem.”
Niall Murray heads the Global Business ventures at SALAMANTEX. He spearheads new market initiatives, identifies current business opportunities and ...
Niall Murray heads the Global Business ventures at SALAMANTEX. He spearheads new market initiatives, identifies current business opportunities and is heavily involved in major strategic decision-making pertaining to partnerships and business development.
Born in Scotland, he spent his childhood in Germany and studied Politics and East Asian Studies at Newcastle University. During that time, Niall spent a year abroad in China and attended the People's University of China in Beijing where he perfected his Mandarin language skills.
Having operated several businesses out of Hong Kong and spending nearly two decades doing business with China, his unique cross-cultural experience is what ultimately brought him to SALAMANTEX. The excitement of building something from the ground up, exploring new ideas and inspiring others to share the vision is what drives him to continue advancing the company’s goal of becoming a global leader in digital assets payments.
“The challenges in building a business like SALAMANTEX are vast. The scale of what the business can become is what I personally thrive under and enjoy. Our goal is to be a global leader and we have already proven our mettle. It will be huge, and whatever comes next, we are ready for it.”
Stephan Schmidt is the Chief Commercial Officer of SALAMANTEX. He oversees the company’s commercial development, product diversification and ...
Stephan Schmidt is the Chief Commercial Officer of SALAMANTEX. He oversees the company’s commercial development, product diversification and implementation of strategic policies to accelerate business growth.
Growing up in Wuppertal, Germany, Stephan began his apprenticeship at Siemens Nixdorf in Düsseldorf and Paderborn, later qualifying as a Communications Electronics Engineer. He has worked closely with various industries as an accomplished sales expert, focusing on e-payments, security and transactions.
Stephan’s leadership within the company is demonstrated through his formation of a highly skilled sales team with the goal of establishing SALAMANTEX as a global industry leader, while maintaining client relationships and reinventing new commercial strategies for the future.
“The success and longevity of SALAMANTEX relies heavily on the support and satisfaction of our customers. Therefore, it is essential to create a customer-centric environment to drive acceptance and awareness of digital assets as an alternate method of payment.”
Having been a self-employed CTO for over 8 years, he has realized countless customer projects. Now he advises, strategizes and develops in the areas of security and project management for us.