About

In order to target innovational, cultural and commercial impact, Tatcraft was formed as a platform ecosystem that seeks to make transformative ideas happen. On the foundation of our three core pillars, strategy, engineering and design, our co-creation partners and us incubate promising projects, as well as work with and support impact firms - always with innovation, culture, creation and commercialization in focus.
innovation
to culture
We avidly promote and see ourselves as a part of a new innovation narrative, which infuses people-centred (tech-based) innovation into cultural movements. Therefore enabling a future that co-exists with nature.
culture to
innovation
We include cultural phenomenons, zeitgeist and relevant societal topics into the innovation process in order to fuel people centered innovation.
Project development platform
provider & group parent

Platform Brands:

Vision

Our target is to use our creative energy and assets in order to accelerate the transition into a beautiful, people-centered & tech-based future that coexists with nature.

Mission

We Help transformative ideas to become impactful We help transformative ideas to become impactful businesses businesses.

Purpose

Enable creators to become innovators.

Company Divisions

THE TATCRAFT VALUE CREATION TOOLBOX
Concepts & Business Development

+ Organizational Design
R&D &
Engineering

+ Product Design
Visiual Identity
& Web Development

+ Brand Design
Marketing &
Distribution

+ Brand Execution
Materials
& Sourcing

+ Product Execution
360° holistic project development

+ brandbuilding
+ business development

Approach

01 incubate projects that drive impact
02 work for / with impact firms
03 build network engagement
04 deploy activating stories

Management Team

SINAN BILEN
Team Lead &
Sales Manager?
Sinan is integral part of our distribution and business development teams. His affinity to culture, lifestyle and fashion ensures cultural fit within our innovation processes. Adiditionally, Sinan heads most of our Co-operations. Since 2020 Sinan is also co-founder of on Tatcraft affiliated startup. Before joining Tatcraft Sinan studied Business Law at University of Applied Scinences Frankfurt.

Management Team

FABIAN WINOPAL
Co-Founder & CEO Geschäftsführer
Fabian is a serial entrepreneur. He founded Tatcraft and is co-founder & investor of several startups. Before founding Tatcraft, Fabian spent 12 Years in Investment Banking and Private Equity where he headed multiple transactions and served national and international investors.
TIM FLEISCHER
Co-Founder & CTO Geschäftsführer
Tim is a serious engineer. He’s not only very adept at engineering, he also understands the entrepreneurial journey and is therefore able to support corporate growth from a business perspective. Tim is also co-founder and engineering power behind several startups. Before Tim swapped a corporate engineering career to co-found Tatcraft.
ALINA LOTTMANN
Creative Director
& Head of Design
Alina is an illustrator and designer with an incredible feel for meaningful, strategic Design that transports and therefore makes corporate value and startup impact tangible. Next to Tatcraft she’s the creative force and co-founder behind several startups. Before joining Tatcraft Alina worked for well known advertising and design agencies where she served large multinational clients.
SINAN BILEN
Team Lead &
Co-Head of Distribution
Sinan is integral part of our distribution and business development teams. His affinity to culture, lifestyle and fashion ensures cultural fit within our innovation processes. Additionally, Sinan heads most of our Co-operations. Since 2020 Sinan is also co-founder of on Tatcraft affiliated startup. Before joining Tatcraft Sinan studied Business Law at University of Applied Sciences Frankfurt.

Manifesto

01 - WE NEED TO BE FAIR. BORDERS ARE A FICTIVE CONCEPT ANYWAYS.

02 - WE NEED TO MAKE EVERY PROJECT COUNT.

03 - WE NEED TO EMBRACE DECENTRALIZATION.

04 - WE NEED TO BUILD NEW HARDWARE

05 - WE NEED TO DESIGN TRUTHFULLY SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTS.

06 - WE NEED TO BE IN A PERMANENT BETA STATE OF MIND.

07 - WE NEED TO PRODUCE REALLY EFFICIENT.

08 - WE NEED TO COLLABORATE, COOPERATE AND FIND PARTNERS.

09 - WE NEED TO EMBRACE LONG TAIL MARKETS.

10 - THE TIME HAS COME AGAIN TO PRODUCE PROFOUND AND QUALITATIVE.

History

Hardware is hard. Back in 2015 when Fabian (one of the founders) still worked as a Private Equity Manager, he got into contact with the upcoming Internet of Things and Smart product market and quickly found out, that early stage startups as well as SME’s where having a hard time to bring smart, intelligently connected and well designed Products to market. As to his analysis established mindsets (rather less agile) and the complexity of the hardware-prototyping-process (highly fragmented)  where major reasons for struggeling. Therefore Tatcraft as a physical space in Frankfurt has been found in 2016 by Fabian and Tim for the purpose of democratizing the process of developing and producing (intelligent) physical things. A space, heavily equipped with high (and low) tech machinery and workshop infrastructure which encourages enthusiasts, product developers, designers, startups and established companies to create prototypes and produce small batches in agile manner and efficiently. The Tatcraft team quickly found out that this unique infrastructure as well as the processes that have been established, enabled Tatcraft to seek and reach bigger goals...