Hannes first became a part of Frauscher when he completed an internship during his last semester of graduate school at the University of Applied Sciences, Upper Austria. During his internship he worked on his Master's thesis, which consisted of creating a worldwide competitive analysis in the field of wheel detection and axle counting, as well as a competitor database. Hannes was hired by Frauscher after graduation, and from 2014 to 2019 he was responsible for Innovations within the company’s Product Management department. In 2020 he relocated to the US, and has been working as Product Manager. Hannes is fluent in English and German.