About Us

We develop innovative, intelligent software solutions and products for the retrieval, analysis, and communication of relevant information. We empower strategic and operational business processes with Smart Data. And we love what we do.

What We Do

We help companies succeed by streamlining processes overcoming productivity challenges and injecting intelligence into every corner of their operations.

Software Products

Software Products

Solutions focused on information retrieval and analysis based on our Topic Analyst ecosystem including its backbone CORPUS

Individual Software Solutions

Individual Software Solutions

Individual software solutions based on our CID Technology Framework

Customized Services

Customized Services

Private Cloud operation (Software as a Service), maintenance and support, content providing, and knowledge services

How We Do It

We cover the whole process from the initial idea to the final product. Based on our proprietary research and development we create our own intellectual property, which is the foundation of our innovative products and individual solutions.

  • Innovation and quality are the basis of our work. Every solution we deliver meets highest quality and latest technology standards for maximum customer satisfaction.
  • Immediate, customer-centric service, individual consulting and personal one-on-one support are essential for successful business relations and valuable long-term partnerships.
  • Research, development, consulting. We support our customers through the full lifecycle from value creation to maintenance.
  • From the initial idea right to the final product. Based on our proprietary R&D we create unique intellectual property that serves as the foundation of our innovative products and individual solutions.
  • Nearly 20 years of experience has made us experts in building software above industry standard. We assist our customers with consulting, project management, IT operations, and continuous support for one single goal: Absolute performance and quality!

Who We Are

CID is a medium-sized software company headquartered near Frankfurt, Germany. Our 150 employees are well-educated, experienced, and dedicated to delivering benefits to our customers through highly successful projects.

The CID Group 

Run by its founders and privately held, CID Group encourages innovation, motivation, and commitment in a collegial and performance-oriented working atmosphere.

  • CID GmbH covers business administration, product development, sales and marketing as well as the technical and strategic guidance of the group. CID delivers solutions to larger medium-sized companies up to big enterprises.
  • CID Consulting GmbH services large-scaled customers with IT-focused business consulting covering business process management (BPM) and the introduction of service-oriented software architectures (SOA).
  • Pattern Science AG is a leader in the science and development of Text Mining, Semantic Analysis and Machine Learning.
  • UAB CID Lietuva located in the city center of Kaunas, Lithuania, is a wholly owned subsidiary of CID GmbH and an integral part of the CID group, participating in CID’s IT service-providing activities worldwide.
  • CID Media GmbH is focused on the regional market of Germany and delivers web solutions to smaller and medium-sized companies.

The Management Board

Alexander Lörch

Alexander Lörch
Managing Director
Founder of CID

Dirk Schießer

Dirk Schießer
Head of Development
Founder of CID

Rouven Lörch

Rouven Lörch
Managing Director
Founder of CID

Prof. Dr. Michael Hommel

Prof. Dr. Michael Hommel
Management Consultant
Advisory Board