Markus Wimplinger is the director of EV Group’s (EVG) business unit for technology development and intellectual property. In this role, Markus oversees EV Group’s global process engineering team. Additional responsibilities include the management of R&D partnerships and contracts with third-party organizations such as companies or government-related entities, as well as intellectual property affairs associated with EVG’s process technology development efforts and 3D integration-related projects.
Prior to his current role, Wimplinger held positions within EVG with increasing responsibilities. Most recently, he was director of technology for EV Group North America. He began his career with EVG as a project manager at the company’s headquarters in Austria in 2001 where he was focused on customer-specific projects. Wimplinger’s past work includes involvement in design, development, process technology and many other aspects of capital equipment manufacturing both at EVG and at his former position at a capital equipment supplier for non-semiconductor related industries.
Wimplinger received his educational background in electrical engineering from HTL Braunau, Austria.