You want to understand Domain-Driven Design? Or you have a monolith/big ball of mud/legacy software you want to split? Or you’re building software from scratch and don’t know how?

I work with your team to get the job done!

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In an intensive training course including many practical exercises I teach DDD and Domain Storytelling. Either come to one of my open trainings or book me for in-house trainings at your company. These can range from a half day to three days depending on your needs.

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Public Speaking

I regularly give talks and workshops on international conferences. You can also hire me for an in-house inspirational talk at your company.

Videos Slide decks List of talks


Disclaimer: If you buy a book using the links below, I’ll get a share.

Cover of book *Domain Storytelling*

Stefan Hofer and I show how to understand your users by drawing pictures.


Cover of German book *Domain Storytelling*

The German version of Domain Storytelling.


Cover of book *Domain-Driven Transformation*

Carola Lilienthal and I describe how to make monolithic legacy software future-ready again.


Cover of book *Domain-Driven Design kompakt*

Together with Carola Lilienthal I’ve translated Vaughn Vernon’s Domain-Driven Design Distilled into German.


Also, I occasionally write magazine or blog articles.

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Coding and Community

To showcase what I think is beautiful software architecture (and when to use a not-so-beautiful style), whenever I find the time I hack on the LeasingNinja.

With a couple of devs from the community, I’m working on xMolecules, a library to express architectural concepts and patterns as living documentation in code.

I’m one of the co-organizers of the CoMoCamp.


When people ask me for a short CV, the following is what I write. And here is a high-resolution profile picture.

“Henning loves programming in high quality. He lives this passion as coder, coach, and consultant at WPS – Workplace Solutions. There he helps teams to restructure their monoliths or to build new systems from the beginning with a sustainable architecture. Henning is author of Domain Storytelling (Addison-Wesley, 2022), Domain-Driven Transformation (dpunkt, 2023), and the”


I’m lucky to work at one of the best companies in the world, WPS – Workplace Solutions. It’s a team of people that love programming, care about their co-workers and high quality, and are fun to work with. I’m still amazed they let me play along. Please see my page at WPS.

We’re always looking for great new colleagues.