Jochen joined Tecan in 2021. As an integral part of the global Tecan R&D organization, Jochen’s group provides dedicated product development support to the Paramit team. With 20 years of experience in the medical device and IVD space, Jochen has led various R&D groups bringing multiple complex integrated instruments from concept to manufacturing.
Prior to joining Tecan in 2021, Jochen led efforts in optical design, systems engineering, and product development at Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc., with teams based in India and China. Later, Jochen worked on hematology platforms (IVD) for Abbott with responsibilities spanning across hardware engineering and reagents. Jochen earned his Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) in Physics at the University of Cologne, Germany, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California at Los Angeles.