Board member since 1.9.2009 Dr Carsten Voigtländer was born on 14 September 1963. He completed his studies of mechanical engineering and process technology at the Technical University (TU) of Braunschweig with a degree and PhD. Following scientific research work at the Institute of Thermodynamics at TU Braunschweig, and various managerial positions at the Neumag company, based in Neumünster, he was latterly CEO of Oerlikon Textile, based in Remscheid. Dr Voigtländer is married and has two children. Dr Carsten Voigtländer is Chief Executive Officer and additionally in charge for Sales and Marketing.