DI Stefan Posch

Born 1964

Electronics and communication studies at the Graz University of Technology; Hardware Development Manager at Grips Electronics (now Atronic Systems) in Graz; Application Engineer at Mikron GmbH Austria; from 1998 to 2004 at Philips Semiconductors (now NXP), last position being Product Management Director; from 2004 to 2008 Managing Partner of ISN – innovation service network GmbH, Graz.

Stefan Posch has been working in the high-tech sector for more than ten years. Focussing especially on project, product and innovation management, he has been successfully supporting and managing innovation processes for complex products in the semiconductor industry for the past eight years. Stefan also has extensive international experience in managing multicultural teams. In 2002 he was awarded the innovation price "inventor of the year" by Philips semiconductors.

For many years he has successfully been applying TRIZ, a Russian methodology for problem solving and technology forecasting.

Married to Eveline Posch with three children, Stefan is striving for a fulfilling balance of work, family life and nature.