• Dr. Joachim Kuhn, CEO va-Q-tec AG

    Chief Executive Officer, Founder

    • Born on 2. May 1964, German citizen
    • Diploma in Physics, University of Würzburg
    • PhD in Physics of Thermal Insulation, University of Würzburg
    • Since 2001: CEO and Co-founder, va-Q-tec AG Würzburg
    • 1995-2000: General Management of Bavarian Centre for Applied Energy Research (ZAE Bayern), Würzburg
    • Member of various national and international committees
  • Stefan Döhmen, CFO va-Q-tec AG

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Born on 24. February 1964, German citizen
    • Diploma in Business Administration, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    • 2006-2016: Analytik Jena AG, Chief Financial Officer
    • 2001-2005: Brooks Automation Group, Controller Europe
    • 1991-2000: Mannesmann-Konzern

     

  • Insook Yoo, va-Q-tec Korea Ltd.

    Head of Business Development Asia va-Q-tec AG, Managing va-Q-tec Korea Ltd.

    • Bachelor (BSc), Computer Science / Korean National Open University
    • Bachelor (BA), Business Administration / Sejong University
    • 1999-2001: Embassy of the Republic of Korea / Malaysia
    • 1994-1999: Prime Minister Office / Republic of Korea
  • Insook Yoo, va-Q-tec Japan G.K.

    Managing va-Q-tec Japan G.K.

    • Bachelor (BSc), Computer Science / Korean National Open University
    • Bachelor (BA), Business Administration / Sejong University
    • 1999-2001: Embassy of the Republic of Korea / Malaysia
    • 1994-1999: Prime Minister Office / Republic of Korea
  • Sven Larsen, va-Q-tec UK Ltd.

    CFO, va-Q-tec UK Ltd.

    • Born on 20 March 1968, from Frankfurt/Main, Germany. Danish citizen.
    • Diploma in Business Administration, Cass Business School, London
    • Executive MBA, Kellogg-WHU
    • 2011-2016 Interim Finance Director/Managing Director at Nemetschek Allplan, Ursa Insulation Eurasia, TNI medical AG.
    • 2007-2011 IHS GmbH (Private Equity holding with several subsidiaries in the hospitality/technology sector), CFO and MD
    • 2002-2007 Teleflex Medical Group, Controller Europe and CFO/MD Germany
    • 1995-2002 General Motors / Adam Opel AG
    • ACA Chartered Accountant (Price Waterhouse, London 1991-1995), Certified Internal Auditor
  • Dr. Gerald Hommel

    Chairman (appointed until 2018)

    • Born on 21 January 1959, German citizen
    • Undergraduate study of economic sciences at the universities of Mainz and Würzburg, degree in business management (1985)
    • Independent pharmaceuticals entrepreneur since 1999
    • Doctorate in economic and social history from the University of Frankfurt am Main (2014)
    • Supervisory Board Chairman since 2014
  • Uwe Krämer

    Board Member (appointed until 2018)

    • Born on 27 October 1978, German citizen
    • Degree in business information technology from the Technical University of Darmstadt (2006)
    • 2006-2008: Investment Banking Division, Goldman Sachs, Frankfurt
    • 2008-2014: Venture & growth capital investor focusing on software and internet technology, ViewPoint Capital, Frankfurt/Zürich
    • 2014 – 2016 Investment manager focusing on cleantech, Zouk Capital LLP
    • Supervisory Board member since 2015
    • Since 2016: CFO of Fision AG, Zürich
  • Winfried Klar

    Board Member (appointed until 2018)

    • Born on 10 October 1954, German citizen
    • Degree in business administration from the University of Münster (1979)
    • Auditor and tax consultant (1980-1990)
    • 1991-2003 Managing Director, Management Board member, CFO at various companies
    • 2004 – 2009: Managing Director and CFO of VESTOLIT GmbH & Co KG, Marl, 2009 - 2013: Managing Director and CFO of MAUSER Holding GmbH, Brühl
    • Management consulting in the Middle East since 2013
    • Supervisory Board member since 2013
    • Audit Committee Chairman since 2016
  • Dr. Eberhard Kroth

    Board Member (appointed until 2018)

    • Born on 15 June 1956, German citizen
    • Undergraduate studies and doctorate at the Technical University of Darmstadt (1985)
    • 2010-2016 Managing Director of Reis Group Holding GmbH
    • Supervisory Board member since 2013
    • 2014-2016 Managing Director & Technical Director at KUKA Industries GmbH
  • Dr. Barbara Ooms-Gnauck

    Board Member (appointed until 2018)

    • Born on 28 October 1957, German citizen
    • Study of chemistry and ecototrophology at the University of Bonn, degree in ecototrophology (1983)
    • Study of jurisprudence of the University of Göttingen, First State Examination (2001)
    • Probationary Training Period at the District Court of Kassel, Second State Examination (2004)
    • Doctorate awarded by the University of Constance (2012)
    • Partner of Gnauck Rechtsanwälte GbR since 2010
    • Supervisory Board member since 2014
  • Uwe Lamann

    Board Member (appointed until 2018)

    • Born on 17 November 1949, German citizen
    • Engineering degree in communications technology from Cologne University (1976)
    • 1999 - 2012 Management Board of Leoni AG, Nuremberg, Head of Central R&D
    • Member of the Supervisory Board of Nedschroef Holding B.V. since 2007
    • Member of the Advisory Board of Baumüller Nürnberg GmbH since 2013
    • Deputy Supervisory Board Chairman since 2014