Meet the Sleep Experts

Prompted with the vision to improve lives by changing the way people sleep, Emma- The Sleep Company was founded by two friends Manuel Müller and Dennis Schmoltzi back in 2013.

Dr. Dennis Schmoltzi & Manuel Müller
CEOs & Founders

After launching the Emma mattress in Germany, they quickly expanded to other countries like Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, UK, France, Belgium, Italy, and Spain—also becoming the foremost mattress company in Europe.

Dr. Verena Senn
Head of Sleep Research & Neurobiologist

With over 15 years of experience in neuroscience and research, Verena's passion lies in improving quality of sleep on a global scale. She leads a team of experts who are focused on understanding and responding to people's sleep needs. 


Emma is a science-backed sleep company with more than 30 experts in our Sleep Expert and RND team and an in-house state-of-the-art test lab. Our Sleep Expert Team works every day to translate the value and importance of sleep into innovative and ground-breaking products that ensure that we are improving sleep worldwide.

Over 30 neuroscientists, engineers, data scientists and psychologists