ImageBiopsy Lab - About Us

ImageBiopsy Lab is an award-winning software company. We cultivate talent and look for team members who are passionate and curious. Teamwork is our foundation and the drive to our success, therefore we foster an environment where everyone is valued equally and all opinions are heard. Let’s transform healthcare together!

ImageBiopsy Lab - About Us

ImageBiospy Lab’s mission is to improve the quality of life of more than a billion patients suffering from musculoskeletal (MSK) diseases by providing AI-driven software solutions that optimize the radiological workflow enabling early detection and prevention of MSK diseases.

ImageBiopsy Lab - About Us

Founded in 2016, ImageBiopsy Lab has become the leading musculoskeletal (MSK) AI-supported imaging diagnostic company. We are at the forefront of healthcare's transformational shift and have grown into a successful global scale-up with customers and partners all over the world. Innovation is an integral part of the company’s continuous evolution.

The Executive Team

We are a team of engineers, physicians and scientists.
Working side-by-side, we go beyond diagnostics to change fundamentally the way we approach bone health.

Richard Ljuhar

Richard Ljuhar

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
As managing director Richard oversees all activities. This includes research projects, product development and ultimately investor relations.
Christoph Götz

Christoph Götz

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer
Christoph ensures the company has effective operational and financial procedures in place. He intitated the original platform designs and is the main driver for our collaborations.
Philip Meier

Philip Meier

Co-Founder, Chief Commercial Officer
Philip acts as the interface between our customers, partners, and the team. He drives our national and international sales and business development efforts.
Matthew DiFranco

Matthew DiFranco

Chief Scientific Officer
Matthew ensures the clinical relevance and efficacy of our products while managing scientific research projects and collaborations.
Zsolt Bertalan

Zsolt Bertalan

Chief Technology Officer
Zsolt is looking at data as well as model driven problems. This also includes design, specification and consequently implementation of computer vision and after all machine learning algorithms.

Günter K. Angel

Chief Financial Officer
Günter studied at the WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) and did an Executive MBA at California State University. He has worked in technology for nearly two decades. Günter has experiences in the telecom industry, the strategic consultancy business, and the software industry.

Our Biggest Victories

Latest milestones


EuroMinnie 2021 Award: ImageBiopsy Lab is the ‘Best New Radiology Vendor’

This award is a significant recognition for ImageBiopsy Lab, a Vienna-based AI-solution developer that has pioneered digital transformation in the field of musculoskeletal (MSK) radiology.

ImageBiopsy goes global with our incorporation of ImageBiopsy Lab Inc.

Setting up our company in the US is a major milestone to directly address our most important customers in the US with a direct key account management and customer support team. Welcome USA!

ImageBiopsy Lab RECEIVES FDA CLEARANCE FOR ITS KOALA-Knee Osteoarthritis Labeling Assistant

This makes us the first Austrian digital health company to be cleared by the FDA to commercially offer our deep tech algorithm to US radiologists, supporting their workflow with the power of AI.

The First VC Investment from Apex Ventures and aws GF (Gründerfonds) 

Our company receives an investment from the aws GF start-up fund and Apex Ventures. The new capital will initially be used to increase personnel and develop the product for other healthcare areas. The next goal is already on the horizon: expand to Germany and then its the USA!

We successfully passed our medical certification ISO 13485

We are pleased to announce that we are now officially ISO 13485 certified, meaning that our quality management system conforms to medical device industry standards. This is a significant milestone as we have set up and certified our eQMS.

Our first award!

30 projects from Austria and abroad were submitted at phase II of the “Best Of Biotech” competition, but only the best 10 teams were selected to compete and present their individual business plans in front of an international jury. The jury, made of experts from the fields of science, industry, and finance, selected the 3 most convincing business plans.


ImageBiopsy Lab is born and gathered a group of motivated people.
Patient Health Matters

Interested in becoming part of our team?

Our goal is to introduce a new method based on artificial intelligence technology for the early detection and thus objective follow ups of bone diseases based on conventional x-rays.

In the process, our customers are mainly physicians, research organizations and eventually pharmaceutical companies in the field of musculoskeletal diseases.

We are looking for new team members. Join us on this exciting journey to build a new standard for assessing bone diseases!

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