After his engineering study, Mr. Kempter worked for the company Metzeler in Munich from 1968-1980. 1980, he changed to the company Webasto AG (system builder of vehicle heating and cooling systems). There he worked as Industrial Engineering Director, Plant Manager Stockdorf, Utting and Schierling, furthermore he worked as CTO Roof Systems. In 1994, he overtook the position as head of automobile, truck and bus heating and cooling systems. Mr. Kempter was member of the Webasto AG advisory board from 1996 to 2004. Since his age-related retirement, he works as a consultant for the automotive industry.
Michael KempterChairman of the digades advisory board
Gerhard Fettweisdigades advisory board
Gerhard Fettweis earned his Ph.D. under H. Meyr's supervision from RWTH Aachen in 1990. After one year at IBM Research in San Jose, CA he moved to TCSI Inc., Berkeley, CA. Since 1994 he is Vodafone Chair Professor at TU Dresden, Germany, with currently 20 companies from Asia/Europe/US sponsoring his research on wireless transmission and chip design. He coordinates 2 DFG centers at TU Dresden, cfAED and HAEC.
Mr. Fettweis is IEEE Fellow, member of acatech, has an honorary doctorate from TU Tampere, and has received multiple awards. In Dresden he has spun-out 11 start-ups, and setup funded projects of more than EUR 1/2 billion volume.
Alexander Roßbachdigades advisory board
Mr. Roßbach supervised digades since the shareholer change in 2007. 2012, he became a member of the digades advisory board. He supports the company with his several years' experience in the fields of corporate finance and M&A consulting as well as the private equity sector. Mr. Roßbach holds a diploma in business administrations from the Justus-Liebig University Gießen.