Company

About us

- Europes leading connected home & smart building company in real estate -

ROCKETHOME is the leading solution-provider for connected home & digital home culture in Europe! Well-known brands in real estate have introduced connected-home-solutions in various European countries. ROCKETHOME was founded 2010 in Germany and has won many international awards.

Our approach

ROCKETHOME focuses on people's need for new lifestyle, energy efficiency and peace-of-mind. We create digital spaces for a better & climate friendly home culture. The company is positioned in the evolving markets of "Smart Building", "Energy IoT" and "PropTech" – or just connected home.

Currently we serve more than 100 corporate customers in 5 European countries.

Our team

ROCKETHOME is made of an interdisciplinary team of creative experts in the fields of software, connectivity, platform operations, design and marketing. We have many years of experience with Internet technologies and personal commitment to team success. Entrepreneurial thinking and acting according to »Lean Startup« principles are important to us - even as a mature company.

The company is led by experienced founders who have extensive operational track records.

Our Group Leadership Team

  • Yüksel Sirmasac

    Founder / CEO ROCKETHOME

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    Yüksel Sirmasac

    Founder / CEO ROCKETHOME

    „driven by innovation“

    Yüksel Sirmasac is the founder and CEO of ROCKETHOME.

    He's responsible for the overall strategic focus of the company as well as marketing and sales. The business school graduate has over 15 years of experience in the internet, media and IT business under his belt. Before founding ROCKETHOME, Yüksel was an executive for the RTL media group, ReedElservier and the Handelsblatt publishing group. He has founded many companies and has grown them to success on the market.

    Yüksel Sirmasac is deeply convinced that connected home, Internet of Energy and the Internet of Things are the mega trends of the coming years.


    Get in touch!

    For appointments, please contact Jana Pitiakoudi.

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  • Sven Paeslack

    COO ROCKETHOME

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    Sven Paeslack

    COO ROCKETHOME

    „added value through technology"

    Sven Paeslack is Chief Operating Officer (COO).
    He is responsible for technology, development and product management. The experienced Internet expert looks back on many years of varied experience in management and has a proven IT expertise, in particular in the field of development, conceptual design and implementation of highly available and scalable web and mobile technologies. In his last position as head of IT, Sven Paeslack was responsible for, among other things, the development and operation of meinestadt.de GmbH, the coverage leader for local and regional information in the German Web.


    Get in touch!

    For appointments, please contact Jana Pitiakoudi.

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  • Lukas Schilling

    Head of Business Development und Customer Solutions

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    Lukas Schilling

    Head of Business Development und Customer Solutions

    Lukas Schilling

    Head of Business Development und Customer Solutions


    He is responsible for customer solutions, partnerships and the Rockethome sales team. He also advises companies on digital strategies and business models, innovative approaches and the Rockethome product lines. In addition to the diverse projects in a wide variety of industries, it is above all the successful transformations and the agile way of working that inspire him.

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  • Kathrin Rust

    Managing Director RCS

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    Kathrin Rust

    Managing Director RCS

    Kathrin Rust

    Managing Director ROCKETHOME Climate Solutions


    Before founding RCS, Kathrin gained more than 10 years relevant experience in building new digital business models, especially at last in the energy sector and sustainable mobility.
    She has previously been the CEO of a start-up in the field of mobility platforms as well as working in various roles in the energy industry. She is a dynamic and strong leader and a strategic thinker. Her profession is her passion.

    More on rockethome-climate.de


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  • Carina Diviccaro

    Managing Director RCS

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    Carina Diviccaro

    Managing Director RCS

    Carina Diviccaro

    Managing Director ROCKETHOME Climate Solutions


    Since 2010, Carina Diviccaro has been supporting companies with Rockethome in the optimization and implementation of complex digital processes. Since then she has placed a special emphasis on climate issues. In 2021 she founded Rockethome Climate Solutions together with her business partner Kathrin Rust. Before that, she was responsible for business development and digital innovation.

    More on: rockethome-climate.de


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  • Silviana Anutescu

    Head of Project Management

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    Silviana Anutescu

    Head of Project Management

    Silviana Anutescu

    Head of Project Management


    In the more than 10 years at Rockethome, she has gained extensive experience in classic and agile project management methods. Her main tasks include the control of complex digitization projects for building, energy and insurance industries. In addition, she is responsible for the technical implementation processes and likes to solve complex issues.


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  • Viviane Grammel

    Marketing und PR

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    Viviane Grammel

    Marketing und PR

    Viviane Grammel

    Marketing und PR


    Viviane Grammel is responsible for Rockethome's B2B marketing. Before that, she worked several years as a marketing manager at a larger digital agency and an IoT start-up in the lift industry. In her role she drives the areas editorial, online strategy and events.

    Do you have event, press or marketing inquiries?

    Send uns an e-mail at marketing@rockethome.de or use our contact form ▸

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Shareholders

ROCKETHOME is backed from long-term oriented investors and business angels. Founder and major shareholder of the company is Yüksel Sirmasac.

contact & reaching us

ROCKETHOME GmbH
Kartäuserwall 28e
50678 Köln

phone: +49 (221) 888 955 – 0
fax: +49 (221) 888 955 – 99
e-mail: info@rockethome.de

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Ihre Anreise mit den öffentlichen Verkehrsmitteln

Die Endstation ist die Haltestelle Ulrepforte der U-Bahn Linien 15 und 16.

Vom Hauptbahnhof
  • Route 1 (ca. 15 Minuten)
    • Linie 16 Richtung Köln, Sürth Bf oder Bonn, Bad Godesberg (6 Haltestellen, ca. 11 Minuten)
    • Zu Fuß ca. 3 Minuten
Vom Hansaring
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    • Linie 15 Richtung Ubierring (7 Haltestellen, ca. 12 Minuten)
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Vom Südbahnhof
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    • Zu Fuß zum Barbarossaplatz (ca. 7 Minuten)
    • Am Barbarossaplatz die Linie 15 Richtung Ubierring oder die Linie 16 Richtung Köln, Sürth Bf oder Bonn, Bad Godesberg nehmen (2 Haltestellen, ca. 4 Minuten)
    • Zu Fuß ca. 3 Minuten