4strat Foresight - über uns

About 4strat

  • Foresight
  • Strategy
  • Innovation
  • Leadership
The 4strat GmbH was founded in May 2016 as a joint-venture. Our company has long-standing international experience in software development as well as in consulting. Through this close collaboration, the 4strat GmbH has access to over 350 employees from diverse backgrounds.

The joint venture consists of

4strat Foresight - repuco


Repuco GmbH is headquartered in Vienna and supports customers in the area of business consulting with a focus on foresight and strategy. It is active in both, the public and private sectors and accompanies customers with international stakeholders to develop strategy processes in complex and uncertain environments. It also has an excellent network of experts and institutional partners.



Research Industrial Systems Engineering (RISE) Forschungs-, Entwicklungs- und Großprojektberatung GmbH is our software partner and supports us especially in the programming of our foresight cockpit tool. The company is specialized in security solutions and we can adjust our personnel demand flexible. Research Industrial Systems Engineering (RISE) Forschungs-, Entwicklungs- und Großprojektberatung GmbH (short RISE) is an international operating IT-consulting, service and software development company. RISE is a spin-off of the TU Vienna and has an exceptional resource of ‘peopleware’. It has more than 25 years of IT, business and software development project experience and has planned, executed and managed many remarkable IT projects in Austria and other countries.


Our Senior Consultants

4strat Foresight - Thomas Kolonko

Thomas Kolonko

Senior Consultant and Managing Director

Thomas is a Senior Consultant and the Managing Director of 4strat GmbH. He studied Business and Computer Science at the Universität der Bundeswehr in Munich, Germany. He is also a certified coach and mediator from the European University. For several years, Thomas was responsible for the project ‘Risk Assessment and Horizon (RAHS)’ at the planning office of the German Bundeswehr (German Army) in the department ‘Zukunftsanalyse’ (Future Planning). He also supported many foresight studies of the Bundeswehr. Amongst his experience at the Bundeswehr, Thomas Kolonko was branch officer for ITONICS GmbH, a software consultancy focusing on Foresight, in Berlin. During that time, he project managed numerous foresight projects for big corporations and the main focus of his work included software support for foresight analysis, consulting in foresight processes as well as the application and implementation of foresight methods.

Key Expertise:

  • Strategic Foresight
  • Risk & Innovation Management
  • IT Consulting
  • Project Management


Our Senior Consultants are members of Netzwerk  Zukunftsforschung and the Association of Professional Futurists.