Dr. Christian HainzlmaierDirector Product Engineering Electric Heating
Webasto Thermo & Comfort SE
Dr. Christian Hainzlmaier has graduated with a Diploma degree in Mechanical Engineering from Munich University of Technology TUM in 2001. As post-graduate, Dr. Hainzlmaier did a PhD thesis in tribology at the TUM, which was awarded “summa cum laude”. Following a half-year internship at TÜV SÜD Hongkong, Dr. Hainzlmaier joined McKinsey&Company as a consultant in 2006, where he gained experience in the field of Automotive, working all along the value chain, from supplier industry through OEM to automotive aftermarket. In 2010, Dr. Hainzlmaier joined the Webasto group as Manager for Strategic Projects and Planning. In 2013, he took the responsibility for product engineering of electric heaters at Webasto, which he is currently leading in the role of Director Electric Heating.