Our dedicated staff is passionate about the 42 education mission and is here to help you unravel your coding potential.

Max Senges

Headmaster & CEO

Max leads 42 Wolfsburg and is busy bootstrapping the school's operations, setting partnerships, and strategic evolution. Before 42, he spent almost 11 years at Google, where he worked as Lead for Research Partnerships and Internet Governance. For more than 8 years, Max works and collaborates with Vint Cerf on Internet Governance, interoperability, and open standards

Philipp von Bieberstein


Philipp leads our operations and makes sure stuff that needs to get done gets done. Before 42 Wolfsburg, Philipp was a COO at Seed + Series A startups, after he had spent 11 years at Google in Business Development and Operations in the UK, India, Ireland, the US, and Germany.

Lisa Stamm


For the last 3 years, Lisa has been on a mission to make education inclusive in the Netherlands for Codam (42 Amsterdam). She embarked on 42 Wolfsburg's spaceship to impact innovation in the German education system, and she's never been more ready to make access to high-quality coding education inclusive and diverse.

Lotte Hagemann

42 Student & Junior Developer

Lotte, 25, has found her love for problem-solving programming while attending the piscine in September 2018 at Codam (42 Amsterdam). Before 42, she finished studies in Media Design Game Artist, learning the ins and outs of what it takes to create art for video games.

Isabella Patta

Social Media & Student Success

Isabella, 28, is making sure our future students have a fantastic experience at 42 Wolfsburg. If you have a question, email and she will make sure you get an answer. Isabella has lived in Stockholm, Rome, Chattanooga, and Salzburg but found her way back to her hometown Wolfsburg.