Professional Career

10/1988-03/1998 engineer R&D, teamleader, project manager
MBB, Eurocopter, today Airbus Helicopters , Munich and Donauwoerth

development and design of components and systems for helicopters,
CAD/CAM, lightweight design, (carbon) fiber reinforced plastics, , system integration, selection and qualification of suppliers, certification of aircraft, cost reduction, KAIZEN, customer relations, international cooperation
04/1998-07/1999 General Manager
Transhield Deutschland GmbH, automotive industry, Munich and Oslo (Norway)

development and introduction of a new process for surface protection,
start of a new company as a part of an international Group,
search and selection of suppliers and sales-partners,
Close cooperation with customers and suppliers
08/1999-03/2003 project manager
Webasto Vehicle Systems International GmbH , Stockdorf, Germany

automotive supplier (tier1), roof systems
about 40 million €/year planned turnover for this Project,
responsible for development and launch of panoramic sunroof module for Mercedes E-class with solar Generator,
3 innovations successfully implemented
04/2003-06/2004 General Manger
SATec, automotive engineering services, Munich, Germany

Number of member responsibility: ca. 20
general management, sales, marketing, customer relationship,
optimization of process for the development in house and for customers,
enhancement of organization and reporting,
development and implementation of new strategy: markets and services
supporting customers in their cooperation with OEM