About Us

The StappOne USA Management Team

Mark Eklund

24 Aries Founder, Mark Eklund, has broad experience across a wide variety of sensor solutions for more than 20 years. Most recently, Mark has been an initial seed investor and a business development consultant for many sensor companies – including one within the medical field who offer contact free medical diagnostics which required FDA 510K clearance. The knowledge gained through these efforts will help springboard stappone USA efforts into the smart insole market.

Rob Schmidt

Rob is a former Fortune 500 Executive with over 30 years of marketing experience including managing $100 million brands as well as specializing in new product launches through traditional, public relations, & digital marketing methods. Previous companies include General Mills, ConAgra, Nature Made as well as numerous confidential projects as a consultant. Today, he is an entrepreneur specializing in online/offline marketing for companies with $10MM – $250MM in sales. 


Peter Krimmer

Peter Krimmer founded stappone 2016 in Austria. Before founding his own company, he collected more than 10 years of experience in Finance, Internal Controls & Risk Management with Fortune 500 corporations in various industries from Pharma, Consulting to Automotive. His credo is creating the best products with highest quality standards to reasonable prices.  

The idea for stappone came due to budding back pain caused by lack of exercise and wrong pressure distribution while walking. Therefore he became interested in methods how to handle and prevent gait induced problems in the musculoskeletal system which led in the invention of stappone, a telehealth device that enables monitoring, analyzes and training of patients‘ gait in real life situations outside of laboratory situations.