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Edwin Eichler

Edwin Eichler studied Computer Science at the UniBW in Munich. He has nearly 30 years operational experience as CEO, Chairman and board Member of large private and listed companies, of which 10 years at the Thyssen Krupp AG as CEO of the Materials, Elevator and Steel business, and 12 years as at Bertelsmann as CEO of the Monhmedia Group.

Edwin's current focus is on Industrial 4.0 Application and Transformation (Predictive Analytics, Autonomous Systems and Self Learning Systems), Industrial Application of Virtual Reality (Digital Plant Image, Remote decentral and parallel engineering, and Industrial Design for Additive), Innovative Materials and Breakthrough Composites (Graphene, Glossy Alloys, Alloys for Energy Storage and Transmission and Memory Material) as well as Additive Products (3D and Cold 3D Laser Sintering and CLIP). He is also Chairman and Board Member of several companies and funds in the UK, Germany and Switzerland.