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Short Profile

Harald Maiweg is a globally accomplished, impact driven and customer-focused executive with strong entrepreneurial spirit. He has established a proven track record in growing new large-scale and profitable high-tech businesses in areas such as semiconductors, LEDs, illumination, automotive and the vast growing space of UV photonics in the disinfection verticals. Harald’s forte is the development and execution of strategic plans that transform business into market leader positions!

One of his key success factors is his ability to recruit, develop and scale teams in research, development, operations as well as marketing and sales.

After 3 decades of international corporate business leadership, he offers his high impact strategy consulting expertise to innovative technology start-up and scale-up companies in electronics, semiconductors, emerging markets, global partnerships, organizational development incl. marketing, sales and representations, R&D as well as M&A (DD, PMI) and strategic joint venture advise or contract negotiations.

Harald holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (Dipl.-Ing.) and an MBA (Dipl.-Wirt.Ing.) of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Dortmund, Germany. He continued to acquire additional certifications such as QM-Specialist and QM-Representative according to ISO 9001:2015.


  since 2020   Independent Business Development and Technology Consultant Photonics Industries (www.maiweg.biz)
 2020 - 2022
  Managing Director - Acuva Technologies Europe GmbH, Duesseldorf/D
 2015 - 2019   EVP - Nikkiso Co., Ltd., Tokyo/J and Duesseldorf/D
 2008 - 2015   VP - Heraeus Noblelight GmbH, Hanau/D
 2006 - 2008   Partner - Smart Electronic Solutions, Moenchengladbach/D
 2002 - 2006
  Managing Director - ePS GmbH, Siegen/D
 1998 - 2002   Managing Director - Global Light Industries GmbH, Kamp-Lintfort/D
 1986 - 1998   Director Product Marketing - ROHM Electronics GmbH, Willich/D
 1984 - 1985   Product Marketing Engineer - NEC Electronics GmbH, Duesseldorf/D
 1980 - 1984   R&D Engineer, University Dortmund, Dortmund/D


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