Stefan finished his PhD in 2000 at the University of Technology in Vienna in the field of optoelectronics on the topic of quantum cascade lasers. Since then he has worked in different management positions in the fields of development of electronics, semiconductors, automotive and lighting components. Besides his core competences in product development Stefan gained a lot of experience in different operational fields like purchasing, supply chain, project and turn around management.
Bringing the first product of a start-up in serial production for an automotive customer within an extremely short time frame he is interested in and likes start-up culture. Keen to share his experience he likes to promote and help start-ups, especially in the industrial, automotive and high tech field.